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6A ■ WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2011 CHARLESTON DAILY MAIL
■ Who do you contact when ■ South Charleston raised its
Clinton says money needed to go green
there isn’t a fire hydrant off of rates and bought a $32,000 ■ Former president’s change are places that are in-
Woodland Drive at Rock sound system. What gives? land and hot — such as Mali, a
Branch? We need one. The in- summit begins with focus landlocked nation in western
surance companies are raising ■ What a jewel of an answer on climate challenges Africa.
all of our rates because we by Maloney responding to his “A few years ago, after the
don’t have one on our hill. gated house in Georgia not be- By MEGHAN BARR south Asian tsunami, I spent a
ing as large as Tomblin’s house THE ASSOCIATED PRESS lot of time in the Maldives,”
■ When are people going to in Myrtle Beach. Wasn’t that a Clinton said. “I think it’s quite
forget about Republicans and jewel? NEW YORK — Former possible that the Maldives
Democrats and just do what is President Bill Clinton said won’t be here in 30 or 40
right for our country? ■ I wish the people who have Tuesday that the success of the years.”
the dogs would clean up after alternative energy movement Clinton said Caribbean na-
■ The front page of the Daily them and stop letting them crap is hampered by a lack of fi- tions are microcosms of the
Mail says that officials combat in our yards. nancing. His comments came problems associated with com-
drug epidemic. No way on that as world leaders attending the bating climate change. Every
because they keep letting the ■ Human Rights Commission, Clinton Global Initiative ex- Caribbean nation should be en-
street sellers stay in business where are you? We have dis- pressed fears about rising seas ergy-independent, he said, by
because they say they want to abled veterans being abused by at his annual philanthropic con- generating solar, wind and ge-
get the big boys. Well, the street apartment owners, managers ference. othermal energy.
sellers are fighting and killing and people in general because The ex-president’s three-day “But only Trinidad has natu-
each other for territory rights. they are in treatment for PTSD summit for VIPs with deep THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ral gas,” Clinton said. “Every-
in West Virginia. They pay their pockets began Tuesday with a The prime minister of Mali listens while former U.S. President body else imports heavy oil to
■ They not only allow gays rent and aren’t making meth. frank discussion about address- Bill Clinton leads a panel discussion on climate change at the burn old-fashioned generators
and lesbians to marry, now I see Check it out in Tornado. ing global climate challenges, Clinton Global Initiative. at high cost.”
where a mayor in New Jersey is co-hosted by Mexican Presi- Other leaders who partici-
taking down markers that were ■ To the guy yelling out his dent Felipe Calderon and South to come up with the money on nomic problems are overshad- pated in Tuesday’s panel in-
meant to honor the 9/11 victims. window about the Obama African President Jacob Zuma. the front end.” owing the need for action on cluded European Commission
What kind of state is New Jer- bumper sticker, I’m shocked be- There was a sense of frus- Rising seas are a matter of climate change. President Jose Barroso, Sloven-
sey starting to become? Oh cause I did not think Republi- tration among the world lead- life and death for small island “Last year we had the worst ian President Danilo Turk, Till-
boy, it is going to be a doozy, is- cans could read. ers over the failure to create a nations, Zuma said. rains ever in Mexico, and this man Thomas, the prime minis-
n’t it? legally binding world agree- “Not theoretical, not in the year we are living with the ter of Grenada, and Cisse Mari-
■ Thank all of the guests at ment on carbon emissions. future, now,” he said. “And worst drought ever in Mexico,” am Kaidama Sidibe, the prime
■ This is for the young lady in Appleby’s for helping me with “We have seen much less they can’t understand why he said. “I know that the world minister of Mali.
a little white car who was tail- my back pain. progress than we hoped for,” we’re failing to realize that.” has a lot of troubles, but we Last year’s GCI conference
gaiting me on Kanawha Terrace. said Norwegian Prime Minister Noting that the Kyoto Pro- are still facing the most chal- generated nearly 300 new com-
I’m an older person who drives ■ Kanawha County schools Jens Stoltenberg. tocol on climate change is set lenging problem for human mitments valued at $6 billion
carefully and according to the needs to spend time worrying Pointing to Germany’s suc- to expire next year, Calderon kind in the future, and that is to tackle major global issues
speed limit. Maybe you need to about learning instead of cup- cessful creation of solar energy said progress must be made climate change.” from poverty and disease to
leave earlier, slow down and cakes. jobs as a model for other na- toward establishing new rules Sheikh Hasina, prime minis- climate change.
stop harassing someone who is tions to emulate, Clinton said at the United Nations conven- ter of Bangladesh, said rising “We’ve got to somehow in-
following the speed laws. Leave ■ President Obama did not the main issue with green en- tion on climate change in Dur- seas would submerge one-fifth volve the imagination of ordi-
us alone. start any wars. But he did get ergy is a lack of proper fund- ban, South Africa, in Novem- of her country, displacing more nary people,” Clinton said.
Bin Laden and other terrorists. ing. ber. than 30 million people. Clinton “They have to understand that
■ What a shame that there “This has to work economi- Calderon said he is con- said the next countries most this is not a burden, it’s an op-
was absolutely no mention on ■ Bob Henry Baber is the only cally,” Clinton said. “You have cerned that the world’s eco- likely to be affected by climate portunity.”
the “Today Show” of Landau honest man running in this race.
Eugene Murphy Jr. winning the Please consider voting for him.
“America’s Got Talent” competi-
tion which was on their own net-
work. It would have given West
■ Rockefeller will fall back
into party lines after the elec-
Virginia some good publicity,
which we rarely get. I’ll never
tion. Don’t believe him.
suspect’s hearing The money to get things done.
watch it again.
■ The editorial is correct that
■ Earl Ray Tomblin had a bill
passed that causes people to
pay for storm water to public
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
if government spending were municipalities. This happened
the answer, after all of the when he was in the Senate
record trillions of dollars poured causing people to pay taxes for PHOENIX — A judge has
down a bottomless pit, we storm water that God gives us postponed a Wednesday
would now have a booming freely. hearing to determine
economy with plenty of jobs. whether the suspect in the
■ West Virginians are too stu- Tucson shooting rampage
■ All politicians of all parties pid to vote for any election ex- should undergo additional
are crooks. cept Landau. With Tomblin and mental health treatment at a
Maloney they should just stay Missouri prison facility.
■ There are all kinds of people home because neither is quali- U.S. District Judge Larry
running the red light in front of fied to run. Burns reset Jared Lee
Thomas Hospital. There is go- Loughner’s hearing to Sept.
ing to be a bad wreck there ■ This is about the Democrats 27. Burns also said in a rul-
someday. They need a police and President Obama who want ing released Tuesday morn-
car to stay there and watch. to pass the jobs bill without ing that the hearing will be
knowing anything about it. How held in Tucson and that
■ Sticks and stones may stupid is that? Never have I Loughner must be present at
break my bones but names will seen such a screwed-up idea. the hearing.
never ever hurt me. Go ahead Prosecutors had argued
and flap your lips about liberals that Loughner must be in
— it is very entertaining. It lets Arizona for the hearing,
me see your very true blue col- DO YOU NEED TO VENT? while Loughner’s attorneys
ors. Call us or email us with short wanted his presence waived.
comments. We’ll run selected The judge had originally
■ I thought the Vent Line com- ones. planned to hold the hearing
ment about saving the U.S. with defense lawyers present
Postal Service by calling or e- Call any time: in his San Diego courtroom
mailing your Congressmen was and with prosecutors in Tuc-
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