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It is time to discuss, once again, the falsehood known as “Hurricane Landfall.” A hurricane is a whopping big thing. A hurricane can be bigger than some states. The physical region across which a hurricane is potentially deadly and damaging is very large, many tens of miles across, sometimes a couple of hundred miles across.…

When will the madness end? When the Republicans dry up and blow away, of course. In the Republican response to Obama’s State of the Union 2.0 address, by Bobby Jindal, governer of Louisiana, we heard this: “Instead of monitoring volcanoes, what Congress should be monitoring is the eruption of spending in Washington, D.C.,” The reason…