Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

President Barack Obama fiddles in Paris while his EPA attempts to burn Wisconsin’s economy. Over at the MacIver Institute, I comment on the testimony from WE Energies at a Senate hearing chaired by Senator Ron Johnson on the Clean Power Plan. We may not be sure of all of the numbers yet but we know […]

Movie theaters have come a long way since I was a kid. But despite the advances in movie theater seating, there is just not enough leg room for you to get really comfortable for your nap during Rio 2. So unfortunately I was awake through much of the predictable plot, the annoying cut-out characters, and […]

But… But… I thought Waukesha Mayor Jeff Scrima doesn’t meet with national political figures, or even state political figures. Something about consistency and non-partisanship? But Scrima’s campaign just posted this picture: Yes, I’m sure every Republican in the city of Waukesha will just love being reminded that, while Governor Scott Walker is an extremist, Robert […]

Hey, let’s bring back a classic: Acid rain is making a comeback: — Ezra Klein (@ezraklein) January 16, 2014 Tune in next month when the crisis becomes the impending global famine. I’m looking forward to them blowing the dust off that one, too. This planet would be a lot nicer if it didn’t […]

This is the video that everyone is talking about. Warning, this is definitely not safe for work.   And the left is unhappy because the mining company decided to hire armed guards? The company has a responsibility to provide a safe working environment, and that includes defending the employees from potential leftwing eco-terrorist violence. Print […]

According to Reuters, “clean energy” is not fast enough to save the Earth. (Reuters) – The development of low-carbon energy is progressing too slowly to limit global warming, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Wednesday. With power generation still dominated by coal and governments failing to increase investment in clean energy, top climate scientists […]

A unanimous decision by the state Supreme Court reminds us of the importance of the city of Waukesha’s application to divert Lake Michigan water and then return the water to the lake. The environmentalist group Clean Wisconsin says of the ruling in a press release, A unanimous Wisconsin Supreme Court decision released this morning upholds […]

But two windstorms is evidence enough of global warming. I don’t know if anyone noticed, but if that’s global warming outside, it’s damn cold global warming. By the way, meteorologists that disagree with the global warming fanatics are ignored. Meteorologists that agree with them that a hot sky is falling are called, “experts.” Print this […]

Will the last to leave the factory please turn out the incandescent light? WINCHESTER, VA. – The last major GE factory making ordinary incandescent light bulbs in the United States is closing this month, marking a small, sad exit for a product and company that can trace their roots to Thomas Alva Edison’s innovations in […]

Publication: Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date: Jul 1, 2010; Section: Opinion; Page: 8A A black mark for the green economy Bucyrus affair shows costs of environmental rules Last Thursday when the U.S. Export-Import Bank denied a loan guarantee to Reliance Power Ltd. in India, Wisconsinites got an instant lesson of what Democrats really think an environment-friendly […]