Re: [MBZ] OT More NOAA bias toward Global Warming

2015-08-20 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
Painting urban rooftops white has a very real benefit, if carried out in a systematic and coordinated way. Start with new buildings, then retrofit in stages. On Thu, Aug 20, 2015 at 9:50 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I agree! How about a government research grant

Re: [MBZ] OT More NOAA bias toward Global Warming

2015-08-20 Thread Mountain Man via Mercedes
Max wrote: A little something to liven up the list! It ain't good to find bad things that nobody can do something about. Can Jimmy solve his cancer? Can we make the globe cooler? Can elections change USA goobermnt? Why bother talking about unsolvables? Maybe I should talk about the rusted 240D I

Re: [MBZ] OT More NOAA bias toward Global Warming

2015-08-20 Thread Scott Ritchey via Mercedes
I think blacktop paving contributes to GW. I think this every time I cross a parking lot in summer. We should rip it all up, especially in cities where there is so much of it. -Original Message- From: Mercedes [mailto:mercedes-boun...@okiebenz.com] On Behalf Of Meade Dillon via

Re: [MBZ] OT More NOAA bias toward Global Warming

2015-08-20 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
I agree! How about a government research grant to develop a green alternative, implement the solution(s) in some target cities and compare vs a control group to see if the urban heat island condition can be reduced... -- Max Dillon Charleston SC '87 300TD '95 E300 On August 20, 2015 8:12:32

Re: [MBZ] OT More NOAA bias toward Global Warming

2015-08-20 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
I guess we can all rest easy now - global warming is obviously a total hoax. On Thu, Aug 20, 2015 at 4:26 PM, Meade Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: A little something to liven up the list! http://www.realclearpolicy.com/blog/2015/08/20/the_latest_climate_kerfuffle_1397.html

Re: [MBZ] OT More NOAA bias toward Global Warming

2015-08-20 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
I see 3 issues: 1. Is GW happening? 2. If Yes, what is causing it? 3. If Yes to 1 and to 2 something within our control, then what is to be done about it, by whom, who pays, who controls the spending, etc.? --R On 8/20/15 4:31 PM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes wrote: I guess we can