Category Archives: Polar Bear Facepalm

Polar Bear Facepalm: Government regulator blocking green energy coops

From here. One of the commentators has put forward a totally crazy conspiracy theory, that a large government regulator might – “screw the small guys down leave the field to the big boys, and the private equity asset pirates,”   … Continue reading

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Polar Bear Facepalm: Alaska Senate candidate in who can deny #climate change the most bid…

You wouldn’t dare make this stuff up if you were a satirist. Too outlandish. Holy cow, what a stoopid species. From here.

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Polar Bear Facepalm: That United States #climate impacts report – #predictableresponse

Least difficult prediction ever.

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Do Polar Bears sh*t in the Arctic? And what does it teach us about #climate?

Is nothing sacred?  Does not our poor Polar Bear even get to take a crap in privacy??  Apparently not, 🙂

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Polar Bear Facepalm: Wyoming nixes climate education because “social implications” (and economic ones)

Here’s the new climate adaptation strategy. Stick your fingers in your ears and shout “LA LA LA NOT LISTENING” as loud and long as you can.  Pass it on…   http://trib.com/news/local/education/wyoming-first-state-to-block-new-science-standards/article_5d0ec624-6b50-5354-b015-ca2f5f7d7efe.html

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Polar Bear Facepalm: Follow the (lack of) money if you want to know about this species’ future

http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/comment/warm-too-warm-and-warmer-still-the-climate-movement-must-face-up-to-its-colossal-failure-9168228.html

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Polar Bear Facepalm: North Sea (Oil and Gas) Bubble. #climate #suicide #junkies #fix

Thanks to everyone who came to the “Climate Action in Manchester – where next?” meeting last night. This could be the beginning of a beautiful friendship. More details to follow imminently. Meanwhile, the Polar Bear (who doesn’t have a name … Continue reading

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Polar Bear Facepalm on #shale and its “low-carbon” credentials…

It is the US shale boom that is killing gas-fired power in Europe. As American generators switched to plentiful domestic shale gas, US coal went in search of a new market – and flooded into Europe. Suddenly it became far … Continue reading

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#Manchester Council goes at #carbon literacy with all… lights… blazing. #epicfail

They say a picture’s worth a thousand words. Well, what’s the worth of 500 employees being carbon literate if… Someone recently left a comment that I’ve cherished ever since, comparing me to Woodward and Bernstein. Well, here’s another fine investigation, … Continue reading

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#Manchester City Council’s 90 “carbon illiterates” and 3 things YOU can do. #mcrclimateplan

FIRST  Sign the open letter (the shortest version of it is to the right. The full version, with explanations, is here)  and encourage your friends, family and work colleagues to do the same. or else put “sign open letter” and … Continue reading

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