Tuesday, February 10, 2009
Out of control fires are blamed for at least 200 deaths in southeast Australia this week, the worst catastrophe Australia has seen in a century. Authorities suspect arson in at least some of the fires. The severity of the conflagration is blamed on high winds and drought.*...Scientists predict that once sea levels rise up to swallow Australia, climate change will be both the cause of and solution to this problem. "No need to thank us," said a humble lobbyist for the coal industry.
*...based on actual news