I hope out Parliamentary Committee hearings in New Zealand don’t get this silly.

Here’s an argument against climate change made last year to a hearing in the US House Subcommittee on Energy and the Environment by Republican John Shimkus

via YouTube – Rep. John Shimkus: God decides when the “earth will end”.

This was followed by a little exchange with “expert witness” Lord Monckton. These global warming deniers made a novel argument that because plants need carbon dioxide for photosynthesis, limiting our man-made carbon dioxide emissions would actually kill the world’s plants:

Thanks to Progress Illinois Shimkus: Capping C02 Emissions Will “Take Away Plant Food”


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