"Wind is a finite resource and harnessing it would slow the winds down which would cause the temperature to go up." --Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) | Keep in mind that this IDIOT was the author of the Energy Policy Act of 2005; and is Chairman of the House-Senate energy conference committee.
My Name Is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout, Out Jan. 5
just finished this...and wow.. i think it needs to marinate... such an interesting story and love the style of writing... i can't quite put my finger on the reason WHY i liked this book... no plot really... but then it is HER story and in a way all of our stories in one varying degree or another.. .. it touched my heart and made me think... good book!
"The American flag is an enduring symbol of liberty, democracy, and justice. It is fitting that the House act to protect it as we approach our nation's birthday, and as our men and women in uniform rally behind it in Iraq's battlefields.", Joe Barton
Congressman JOE BARTON (R-TX): ‘I Would Vote To Repeal The Minimum Wage’. I would sooooo like to to see him lose his cushy job and try working for whatever some boss at the coffee shop might be willing to pay his stupid old ass.
Michael Mann's Hotlist of the 9 Most Prominent Climate Deniers | EcoWatch | "Among the rogues gallery of leading climate change deniers are: Cong Joe Barton (R-TX), fossil fuel shill Steve Milloy, media mogul Rupert Murdoch, self-styled 'Skeptical Environmentalist' Bjorn Lomborg, scientist-turned-denier-for-hire Fred Singer, the inimitable Sarah Palin, conservative funders Charles & David Koch (aka the Koch Brothers), & 'swift-boat' architect Marc Morano." Click to read & share the full…