Tag Archives: Climate Change

Longtime Foe

Artist – Jimmy Margulies In other news, there’s yet another reason to be concerned about global warming. According to a new study, warming temperatures could increase lightning strikes by as much as 50 percent. Meanwhile, here’s the first ever photo … Continue reading

Posted in Open Thread | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Both Sides

Artist – David Horsey In other news, Senator Rand Paul is touching base with his conspiracy theorist roots by writing the forward for Andrew Napolitano’s new book Meanwhile, Scott Brown may have ripped off his own concession speech from 2012 … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Open Thread, Rand Paul | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Good and Bad News

Artist – Tim Eagan In other news, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals overturned multiple rulings today by reinstating gay marriage bans in the states of Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee. The majority ruling could described as nonsensical, among other … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in LGBT, Open Thread | Tagged , , , | 22 Comments

The Finish Line

Artist – Bob Englehart In other news, Senator James Inhofe, a man who doesn’t believe in climate change because Jesus, is your new chairman of the Senate Environment Committee. Because freedumb is more free in ‘Murica. If I have to … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Elections, Open Thread | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Pandemic

“I seen ‘em!” – Texas Sheriff Artist – Pat Bagley In other news, according to a new report from the Union for Concerned Scientists, tidal flooding will triple in some major cities over the next 15 years. Meanwhile, a state … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Open Thread, Religion | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Concerned Troll

Artist – Pat Bagley In other news, the Smithsonian Institute has issued its first ever official statement on the causes of climate change, establishing that it is tied to “human activities.” With special emphasis on the Smithsonian’s 160-year history and … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Abortion, Open Thread | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Bobby Jindal and the Science Deniers

Bobby Jindal is not a scientist, man. At a prayer breakfast hosted by the Christian Science Monitor this morning, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal said the Obama administration is filled to the brim with “science deniers” who are “holding our economy … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Education, Science, Stupid Party, Super Stupid | Tagged , , , | 8 Comments

Go It Alone

Artist – Adam Zyglis In other news, former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor has found his next job at Wall Street investment bank Moelis & Co. Cantor was reportedly paid $1.5 million for signing and will receive $2 million per … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Open Thread | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Unfiltered

Artist – Pat Bagley In other news, Texas state Rep. Dennis Bonnen (R) says the real problem with immigration children is the cost of educating them. According to him, it’s even worse than the cost of educating “coonass” children who … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Open Thread, Racism | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Nice Things and Why We Can’t Have Them

Although the United States was the world’s biggest polluter until recent years when China overtook us, both candidates running for West Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District seat insist reversing climate change is “not our problem.” “It’s not our problem,” Casey [D] … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Environment | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Do Nothing Congress

Artist – Pat Bagley In other news, San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro has been confirmed as the next Secertary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Meanwhile, Kentucky state senator, majority whip, and amateur astronomer Brandon Smith (R-Hazard) says it’s obvious … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Congress, Open Thread | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jeff Miller Believes Global Warming is a Killer… of Dinosaurs

During an interview with MSNBC host Richard Lui, Representative Jeff Miller (R-FL) said that he doesn’t believe humans are responsible for global warming because global warming killed the dinosaurs. Duh. Miller: It changes. It gets hot, it gets cold. It’s … Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in Stupid Party | Tagged , , , , | 9 Comments

Afghan Captive Released

  Artist — Dan Wasserman In other events, The Niels Bugge Cartoon Award asked illustrators and cartoonists from around the world to submit drawings based on a basic theme: climate. “Oceans are in our hands,” the contest proclaimed, urging participants from 75 … Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in Afghanistan, Cartoons, Open Thread, President Obama | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Hell And High Water

Artist – David Fitszimmons The Obama administration and the EPA revealed new rules today that will aggressively tackle carbon emissions to the extent that the executive branch can on its own. You can review the rules at the White House … Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in Environment, Open Thread | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

A Poorly Regulated Militia

Artist – David Fitzsimmons In other news, climate change is now a more divisive issue than abortion or gun control according to a new poll. 83 percent of Democrats believe humans are contributing to global warming while only 23 percent … Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in Open Thread | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Colbert on Climate Change: “F**k It”

The Word from Stephen Colbert is “fuck it.” Fuck it. Unstoppable melting! It’s out of our hands now. I mean what a relief. I didn’t think it would happen but we finally ran the clock out on the possibility of … Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in Comedy, Stephen Colbert | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Unconvinced

Artist – Rob Rogers In other news, Marco Rubio is an imbecile. “Our climate is always changing,” Rubio said. “And what they have chosen to do is take a handful of decades of research and say that this is now … Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in Open Thread | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Settled Science

Artist — Nate Beeler According to a recent Gallup poll, Republicans and the Tea Party have some hilarity in store for the state of democracy this year. Sen. Marco Rubio reiterated to ABC’s Jonathan Karl today that he’s still a “no” … Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in Cartoons, Michelle Obama, Open Thread, Poll, Rand Paul | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Super Stupid

Fox News contributor and resident Romulan Charles Krauthammer isn’t impressed by science. According to him, believing in climate change is just like believing in rain dancing. Also, the weatherman gets it wrong sometimes. via TPM “It’s always a result of … Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in Super Stupid | Tagged , , , | 15 Comments

Benghazi

Artist – Mike Smith The 2014 National Climate Assessment was released today and you can read reports on individual states here. Meanwhile, serving as a secretary of state apparently doesn’t count if you’re a woman according to Matt Bevin. Outreach! Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading
Continue reading

Posted in Benghazi, Open Thread | Tagged , | Leave a comment