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  •  then forget the facts and show them pictures (2+ / 0-)
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    captainlaser, koNko

    and video of what is happening now. let their eyes digest reality.

    Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need, but not every man's greed. Mohandas K. Gandhi

    by Patriot Daily News Clearinghouse on Sun Dec 13, 2009 at 02:58:16 PM PST

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    •  Icebergs break off Antarctica (3+ / 0-)
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      Winnie, koNko, AnnetteK

      and the largest one to move towards New Zealand since 1970 is moving northward.

      But the news reporting is abysmal.  MSNBC says that icebergs have not come to New Zealand in 75 years.  Wrong.  Some quotes:

      Last year, icebergs were seen in New Zealand water for the first time in 56 years, but couldn't be seen from the shore. This year one was visible from Dunedin on South Island on Thursday.  MSNBC

      When icebergs last neared New Zealand in 2006, a sheep was helicoptered out to be shorn on one of the floes in a publicity stunt by the country's wool industry. Yahoo

      In 2006, a number of icebergs from the same broken shelf came within 16 miles (25km) of the coastline. Before that, the last sighting was in 1931.BBC

      "Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly." - Voltaire

      by captainlaser on Sun Dec 13, 2009 at 03:42:18 PM PST

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