Monthly Archives: April 2012

Wind farms and warming, tilting at windmills, a limerick.


Wind farms can cause climate change, according to new research, that shows for the first time the new technology is already pushing up temperatures. Usually at night the air closer to the ground becomes colder when the sun goes down and the earth cools. But on huge wind farms the motion of the turbines mixes […]

The gutsy call to get Osama no thanks to Obama. A Limerick


Today, Time magazine got hold of a memo written by then-CIA head Leon Panetta after he received orders from Barack Obama’s team to greenlight the bin Laden mission. Here’s the text, which summarized the situation: Received phone call from Tom Donilon who stated that the President made a decision with regard to AC1 [Abbottabad Compound […]

The Islamic Republic of Iran: Bill Clinton’s favorite Country. A Limerick


“It is the only country in the world that has now had six elections since the first election of [its president in 1997]. (It is) the only one with elections, including the United States, including Israel, including you name it, where the liberals, or the progressives, have won two-thirds to 70 percent of the vote […]