Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Just Plane Crazy; Your Say

Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Just Plane Crazy; Your Say

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IN his diatribe against flying (Eruption Is A Wake Up Call, 22.04.10), Percy Potts made the outrageous claim that it may have been divine retribution by a supernatural entity, i.e God.

If that is the case it can't be a very intelligent God as the eruption of the recent Icelandic volcano would have thrown up poisonous gases into the atmosphere equal to about two years' flying by all aircraft worldwide.

He is obviously worried about global warming as we all are, but we do not all hate aeroplanes as he seems to.

There are numerous causes for man's effect on the climate but it is not all doom and gloom as one theory put forward by scientists is that man's effect on the climate may have cancelled a catastrophic ice age.

The last one wiped out most life in the northern hemisphere.

THE PARK END PIMPERNEL * * * * * * BILL Hayes' forensic dissection and examination of others' letters are an example to us all, but his reply to my letter concerning God and volcanoes is off course. …

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