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Offline TimG

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Re: Weather Thread
« Reply #30 on: February 18, 2019, 02:12:42 pm »
Just like playing Russian Roulette with 6 rounds in a revolver is simply a hypothesis that has never been demonstrated with repeatable experiments.
Except it has. People have done it and died. Your analogy fails for another reason because you assume there is a trigger that is actually under our control. There is not. Global CO2 emissions are not going to decline not matter how much be we flagellate ourselves because humans need affordable energy to keep people fed and sheltered. The only actual discussion going on is not about lowering emissions but about how much do we waste pretending to lower emissions without actually killing the economy in the process. This discussion is not helped by the large number of people who are completely ignorant when it comes to economics - "economics deniers" would not be an unreasonable label for these folks.
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