Friday, June 02, 2017

French President Emmanuel Macron Offers Refuge to American Climate Scientists

Just one hour after Donald Trump announced that he was withdrawing the United States from the global climate accord negotiated in Paris — saying that he was “elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris” — the new French president, Emmanuel Macron, offered refuge in France to American climate scientists. “To all scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs, responsible citizens who were disappointed by the decision of the president of the United States, I want to say that they will find in France a second homeland,” he continued. “I call on them: come and work here with us. To work together on concrete solutions for our climate, our environment. I can assure you, France will not give up the fight.” At the end of his remarks, the French president made it crystal clear that his message was intended as a rebuke of not just his American counterpart’s decision, but his entire worldview...more

 They don't need refuge, but if Trump's budget is passed they will need employment, hee, hee.

This haughty response from the French President will only serve to make Trump, and his climate policy, more popular in the U.S.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

"if Trump's budget is passed they will need employment"

-- I was thinking the same thing a couple of months ago - in the form of back-breaking farm and ranch work.

Using the "you got to be smarter than what you're working with" theory - we'll have them do on-the-job training with breaking colts.

Any survivors might be keepers.