Is climate change ruining the London Olympics

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    record summer rainfall
     
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    That's weird. I heard it was snowing at the University of East Anglia.
     
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    That's called "weather".
     
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    More than that, it seems like it may be a part of an accelerating trend of extreme weather events that correlate with the expectations of an anthropogenic GHG forced climate change.
     
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    No, it's just weather. Everything else is just hype and fear-mongering.

    And no, world socialism will NOT save us.
     
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    I thought it caused droughts?
     
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    global warming/ climate change/ climate disruption wrecked the Vancouver Whistler Winter Olympics. or maybe it was just ENSO. there were two great snow seasons on either side of the crummy one for the winter games. I know most people would just call that weather but its more fun for the paranoid ones to see it as a sign from Gaia of impending doom.
     
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    I'm starting to think Trakar is one of Old Rock's puppets.
     
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    Good point

    Everyone knows there is a big difference between weather and climate
     
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    In other words, we both seek reputable sources for our information.
     
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