Here is a list of 100 things that are being blamed on global warming. As the end of the post says, some of these things are indeed the results of climate change.
But, it also states this:
the earth’s average temperature has been increasing and decreasing since the beginning of time. Temperatures have risen and fallen many times before and the earth was cooling as recently as the period from the 1940s to the 1970s giving rise to fears of a coming ice age:
This article has over 1oo links to choose from. Being green isn’t all bad, I’m all for being environmentally conscious and willing to do things that are beneficial for the environment. That being said, let’s not get all crazy and irrational like the tree hippies. Also, let’s not wreak havoc on our economy because Al Gore makes a movie that has been shown to have at least nine errors in it by a judge in a British High Court ruling. In addition to the Court ruling, the Science and Public Policy institute has found 35 errors in Al Gore’s movie.
If you want to know what the economic impact of cap-and-trade will be, here is an Analysis of the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009. According to Hot Air, Harry Reid will postpone the debate on cap-and-trade until spring. This is good news, Congress will have to start over in 2010, possibly without a majority.
I would also like to provide a link to the other side of the argument. As found in the comments for the Heritage Foundation link. Skeptical Science has an article on Global warming and natural climate change in the past.
This certainly is not an exhaustive list of all of the information available on climate change, but it should shed some light on the irrational side of Global warming and everything it is being blamed for.