It's all over now ... at least according to this dismal Time Magazine cover story. Or is it? If indeed those who raise fears of the latest global calamity really believed their tall tales, wouldn't they all be selling their homes and vacation sites in Florida and elsewhere? Follow the money. The Austrian School of Economics is centered on human action. Acting man demonstrates his true preferences, and hence his belief system, when he acts -- when he chooses one action over another. If indeed Florida is to be drowned by the seas and become a future Atlantis, wouldn't scientists, environmentalists, and the rest of the Chicken Little statist do-gooders be selling their Florida properties and moving north and inland? That there is not such a mass migration reveals the true beliefs of the doomsayers. Their actions reveal that they don’t believe their own drivel, should you?
Sunday, Mar. 26, 2006 Polar Ice Caps Are Melting Faster Than Ever... More And More Land Is Being Devastated By Drought... Rising Waters Are Drowning Low-Lying Communities... By Any Measure, Earth Is At ... The Tipping PointThe climate is crashing, and global warming is to blame. Why the crisis hit so soon--and what we can do about it By JEFFREY KLUGER No one can say exactly what it looks like when a planet takes ill, but it probably looks a lot like Earth. Never mind what you've heard about global warming as a slow-motion emergency that would take decades to play out. Suddenly and unexpectedly, the crisis is upon us. Read more ... http://www.time.com/time/magazine/printout/0,8816,1176980,00.html