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The real catastrophe is move to eliminate fossil-fuel energy

We are witnessing the biggest scam in human history. The hysteria over catastrophic man-made climate change is projected to cost up to $200 trillion over the next 100 years. The most optimistic predictions say that after spending all that money we will slow the effects of man-made global warming by about four years. While most people agree that man is having a negative effect on our climate, bankrupting middle-class and poor Americans through harebrained and unachievable mandates is not the way to deal with the problem.

… It’s not the scientists who demand change; it’s politicians. The politicians just want to control your lives. That’s what it’s really about.

Let’s look at the world-renowned scientists who scream “catastrophe.” In the ’70s, they said by 1990 much of the world’s population would die from starvation and disease. In the ’90s, Al Gore said we only have 15 years to fix this or the planet will be uninhabitable. Now … the world will end in 12 years. Every prediction they ever made has been proven to be wrong. Not just a little wrong, but totally wrong. What is wrong with us? Why do we believe this?

Our new governor campaigned on 100 percent renewable energy for New Mexico in 12 years. That is impossible. If she didn’t know that when she said it, then she isn’t fit to lead us. Renewable energy will never plant your food, harvest your food or truck your food to you. It is not possible to heat every home in the state with renewable energy. Stop falling for their lies!

The one catastrophe that is the likely outcome of all of this hysteria is a significant number of premature deaths. One study has shown that if we prohibit all use of fossil fuel energy without adequate replacement, we will see significant brownouts, energy poverty and disruption of all the services that we take for granted today. If that happens, it could result in millions if not billions of premature deaths. Brownouts in hospitals, utilities and other vital services will actually be catastrophic.

We constantly read articles about more severe droughts and hurricanes, but there is absolutely no proof that this is happening. Even if droughts and hurricanes are slightly more severe, our ability to survive them is greatly improved with access to cheap energy.

… I know it’s hard to believe, but we live in the cleanest and safest environment in the entire history of humankind. How can that be right? We are destroying the planet. The air you breathe, the water you drink and the food you eat are the safest and cleanest ever! Why? Cheap and plentiful energy. Plentiful energy allows us to clean our air and drinking water, preserve our food and keep us safe from the elements.

Don’t let the greatest scam in human history take your health and possibly your life away from you.

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