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The Horror of Globalwarming(tm)

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What is odd about this report?

LiveScience reports.
"Warming temperatures are melting patches of ice that have been in place for thousands of years in the mountains of the Canadian High Arctic and in turn revealing a treasure trove of ancient hunting tools,"

They cite as examples:
In 1997, sheep hunters discovered a 4,300-year-old dart shaft in caribou dung that had become exposed as the ice receded. . . . [Archaeologist Tom] Andrews and his team (including members of the indigenous Shutaot'ine or Mountain Dene) have found 2,400-year-old spear throwing tools, a 1000-year-old ground squirrel snare, and bows and arrows dating back 850 years.

So what does this dire news add up to?  Prizes -- the adulation of other correspondents here in the Siberia of the Internet -- to the first correspondent who spots it.......

Comments

notawinecritic
Apr. 28th, 2010 03:56 pm (UTC)
Re: Here's an experiment...
WTF.
m_francis
Apr. 28th, 2010 10:21 pm (UTC)
Re: Here's an experiment...
An ironic comment, derived from the famous line by novelist Chandler in a hard-boiled detective story.

"Shut up," he explained.

At least, I think it was Chandler.

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