The global warming loons are out in force in Sydney for their Live Earth concert which has now created an estimated carbon footprint of 74,500 tons while the average person has a annual carbon footprint of 10 tons. I find it just a tad bit ironic that someone like Madonna should be able to preach to anyone about global warming when you read things like this:
No doubt to rapturous applause, Madonna will call for mass global change to reduce carbon emissions and to tackle ‘climate crisis’.
Watching the veteran star lap up the adoration, her entourage could, however, be forgiven for exchanging slightly jaded glances – having witnessed her jet in for the concert from New York.
For her 2006 World Tour, she flew by private jet, transporting a team of up to 100 technicians and dancers around the globe. Waiting in the garage at home, she has a Mercedes Maybach, two Range Rovers, an Audi A8 and a Mini Cooper S.
To further show the ironic nature of this event Australian scientists have announced that last month was the coldest June in over 50 years in Australia. Not only is it still cold here now, but the rain is still falling heavily here in Victoria and the mountains continue to be dumped on with snow. You can see an updated weather forecast here. Any bets that someone will claim all this cold, rain, and snow is because of global warming? Maybe Madonna will let us know.