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Celebrities, the UN & Ad Agencies

Celebrities are making public pronouncements about the upcoming climate summit in Paris. Just as they did about the Copenhagen summit six years ago.

Ben Pile… 641 more words

Historical Perspective

Shadow Shot Sunday 2: The iconic Hills Hoist

1945 saw the first Hills Hoist come off the manufacturing line in Adelaide South Australia, in Lance Hill’s backyard.  Lance produced it at his wife’s request, as a cheap replacement clothes line to the old line slung across the back yard that used a prop to gain some height. 226 more words

Irene Waters

Pointless Predictions

The alleged climate crisis is just one more idiotic prediction about the future.

140 years ago, when George Eliot was writing Middlemarch, that great work… 368 more words

Media

When Emissions Disappear, So Do Jobs

Jobs are good. A decent standard of living is good. Both generate emissions. Let’s get over it.

I’ve written a new column for the Frontier Centre for Public Policy… 1,011 more words

Ethical & Philosophical