Spring officially arrives here at Camp J in couple of hours. The current temperature outside the north window is 10 degrees. We face a predicted high of 20 and an overnight low of one degree above zero.
I know. A simple weather bitch is not thought-provoking, but please bear with me because it illustrates the discussion of high public policy.
The latter half of last year was unusually warm, permitting "scientists" to proclaim the victory of global warming.
The unusual frigidity of the past several weeks is, on the other hand, merely "weather" and thus irrelevant.
Therefore we must permanently abandon the Keystone pipeline because even if it does not destroy the Ogalala aquifer, the more abundant and cheaper fuel will motivate Americans to destroy Mother Earth by continuing to drive automobiles and heat their homes.