The Durk Pearson & Sandy Shaw®
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Volume 11 No.
6 • October 2008
Cold in Them Thar Hills
Anchorage, Alaska is experiencing one of its coldest years on record . . . Temperatures were particularly cool during the summer. The average daily high temperature at Anchorage International Airport from June 1 to Aug. 5 was 59.3 degrees Fahrenheit, making it the second coldest summer since 1952.
— Aleks Karnick
Environment & Climate News, October 2008
The sea ice cover minimum was 9.4% greater in the Arctic area this year compared to last, which was attributed to fewer warm days and winds blowing in different directions.
— Nature 2008 Sept 25;455:441
Congress consists of one-third, more or less, scoundrels; two-thirds, more or less, idiots; and three-thirds, more or less, poltroons.
— H. L. Mencken
(D&S: Poltroons are cheats and liars. Seems that nothing has changed.)