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Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Pope Joins Those Who Do Not Like Fruitcakes

As reported by the UK’s Daily Mail:

Pope Benedict XVI has launched a surprise attack on climate change prophets of doom, warning them that any solutions to global warming must be based on firm evidence and not on dubious ideology.

The leader of more than a billion Roman Catholics suggested that fears over man-made emissions melting the ice caps and causing a wave of unprecedented disasters were nothing more than scare-mongering.

The German-born Pontiff said that while some concerns may be valid it was vital that the international community based its policies on science rather than the dogma of the environmentalist movement.

The statement will be in the Pope’s annual World Peace message, to be issued on January 1st.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 12/12 at 11:31 AM
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