Environment,  Stateside

Shimkus on global warming

One of the consequences of the new Republican majority in the US House of Representatives:

If Joe “Wind is God’s way of balancing heat” Barton does not become chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, John Shimkus– who believes global warming is not a problem because God promised he wouldn’t destroy the Earth again after Noah’s flood– might.


And yes, he said, “Even if you believe in evolution…”

(Hat tip: Talking Points Memo)