Daily Archives: December 28, 2006

Interior Dept. proposal to list polar bear as threatened due to loss of sea ice

The U.S. Department of the Interior announced on December 27 that it is proposing formally to list the polar bear as “threatened” with extinction, because rising Arctic temperature is causing the loss of sea ice, on which polar bears depend … Continue reading

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Gerald R. Ford: 2 quotes

“I believe that truth is the glue that holds government together, not only our government, but civilization itself.”—Inaugural address, 1974 “I must say to you that the State of the Union is not good.”—State of the Union message, 1975 Maybe … Continue reading

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