The Sage Said:
"In Italy, for thirty years under the Borghias, they had warfare, terror, murder,
and bloodshed, but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, and the
Renaissance. In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, they had five hundred
years of democracy and peaceand what did they produce? The cuckoo
From the movie The Third Man
"Telltale signs are everywherefrom the unexpected persistence and thickness
of pack ice in the waters around Iceland to the southward migration of a
warmth-loving creature like the armadillo from the Midwest. Since the 1940s
the mean global temperature has dropped about 2.7º F."
Climatologist George J. Kukla of Columbia University in Time Magazine's June 24th, 1975 article Another Ice Age?