Quote of the Week:
“Every time you have that soil or rock or whatever it is that is deposited into the seas, that forces the sea levels to rise, because now you have less space in those oceans, because the bottom is moving up."
—Republican congressman Mo Brooks, a member of the House Science, Space and Technology Committee, presents a novel new theory on why oceans are rising
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