Who Says The Climate's Not Changing?

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Two local blogs show two very different views of people using Toronto's waterfront. A hundred years ago, the biggest winter sport in town was iceboating; Torontoist shows wonderful pictures spanning 50 years of the sport.

"For over one hundred years the glistening varnished bodies, black-enamelled skates, gleaming white sails and many-coloured flags flying from the stays and yards was an unforgettable sight against the blue ice and dazzling snow."

Over at BlogTO, they show waterfront activities from two days ago:

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Polar Bear Dip" by Georgie grrl, via the blogTO Flickr pool.

Oh, but I forgot, that's why it's now called Anthropogenic Global Warming, because one can't deny it is happening, it's just caused by sunspots, not humans. Sorry.

Who Says The Climate's Not Changing?
Two local blogs show two very different views of people using Toronto's waterfront. A hundred years ago, the biggest winter sport in town was iceboating; Torontoist shows wonderful pictures spanning 50 years of the sport.

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