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CIA Climate Center Closing

Steve18 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 11:19 AM
Another victim of global cyclical weather. RIP. Wd like to think that the mooney that place consumed would be put back into something that wouldn't be spent on some other equally stupid outlay of studying gay seagulls, or why dogs like to roll on dead drawer projects.
Steve18 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 11:30 AM
Amazing, huh? I used to surf off of Ocean Beach in San Diego when I was stationed there in the Navy. 2 years ago, my wife and I were in the area..and b'gosh and b'gorra! The levels still came up to the exact same place on the beach as it did over 45 years ago.

Somewhere, Al Gore is throwing a temper tantrum. The CIA is getting rid of it's climate center, something taxpayers never should have paid for in the first place.

With the U.S. intelligence budget shrinking, the CIA has quietly shut down its Center on Climate Change and National Security -- a project that was launched with the support of Leon Panetta when he led the agency, but that drew sharp criticism from some Republicans in Congress.

Multiple sources with knowledge of the center said it closed its doors earlier this year, with its staff and...