June 03, 2005
Random Commuter Crankiness
If this is June in Virginia, perhaps it's time to go back to the old fearmonger scare about the impending new Ice Age?
Speaking of which, I saw a bumper-sticker yesterday that read, "I'd Rather Be Fighting Global Warming". God give me strength. I think it's safe to say that some folks have regained their 9/10 worldview just fine, thank you very much.
Posted by Robert at June 3, 2005 09:12 AM
Then shouldn't that person be riding a bike or something?
Weather patterns are much more whimsical and complex than a single day's (or season's) contradiction of a two-word scientific description of a largely accepted global phenomenon.
Think of the theory like one of those interminably dense classical music pieces that you orgiastically listen to whilst smoking a pipe, swirling cognac and pressing leaves in between the musty old volumes of your oaken library - something that trends and builds towards an end, but with many swirls and eddies that feint towards an opposite conclusion in random and challenging bursts.
he said: orgiastically and pressing