Dysgenics (also known as cacogenics) is the study of factors producing the accumulation and perpetuation of defective or disadvantageous genes and traits in offspring in a particular population or species. Dysgenic mutations are very evident within the present batch of members of Britain's Parliament. Where are the men of the calibre of Oliver Cromwell, William Pitt the Elder, Disraeli, Gladstone and Winston Churchill?
However, there is good news from Australia. Family First senator Steve Fielding has made up his mind on global warming - there's not enough evidence that it's real.
After talks with the government and top scientists, Senator Fielding, whose vote could be crucial in passing the Federal Government's plan to put a price on carbon emissions, has released a document setting out his position.
"Global temperature isn't rising," it says. http://www.news.com.au/story/0,27574,25 ... 59,00.html