I hope we have a legislature and Governor who will haul them to court. Somehow I don 't think our two Senators or our Representative will back the state. All they can think about is how to bring in more federal dollars. If they can shut down some of the oil developement that will give them an excuse to rob a few more tax dollars to sent up here to their lackeys, aka supporters. Where's the barf emicon when you need it?
I'm all for protecting endangered species, but the simple fact of the matter is that polar bears aren't being protected because their numbers are down or even dropping. They're being protected based the idea that they'll BECOME threatened if global warming reduces habitat. Yep...it's POTENTIAL endangerment, not actual endangerment. And we all know how the global warming scam is rapidly unraveling. IMO the whole issue has nothing to do with polar bears...it's an effort to shut down development on the North Slope.
All of us, at one time or another have gone on a hunting trip and had what we call “Blue Bird” weather. Warm evenings and almost hot days. We hunt in our t-shirts and enjoy the sunshine. We are way up in the mountains and have a whole week to hunt. How could it get any better?
That is, until we score on that big buck or bull. We work to get it out of the field and skinned as quickly as possible to cool it down. But try as we might, we just can’t get...