2011-09-06 01:35:58Fierce Texas wildfire destroys 300 homes
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Click here for article.  One of these days (years), the average Texan will connect the dots re the link between severe drought and climate change.

Texas is battling its worst fire season in state history. A record 3.5 million acres have burned since the start of the season in November.

2011-09-06 06:03:19From another article
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"The temperature in Austin has topped 100 degrees fahrenheit eighty times this year, which is an all-time record. Not only does that make for a miserable existence, it isn't remotely normal. I don't see how the fiction that climate change is debatable can be sustained much longer, even in the Lone Star State."

Source: Texas Is On Fire

 

2011-09-06 08:23:50A new CNN article
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Perry: Sweeping Texas wildfires have 'devastating effects'