Global warming (probably) has struck again, this time unleashing its surrogate fighting force of carbon-spewing fanatics known as ISIS on the Syrian city of Palmyra, “one of the world’s most magnificent remnants of antiquity” and the “birthplace of humanity”:
And here’s a tank with ISIS fighters on it without any concern whatsoever of their carbon footprint:
There are no reports — yet — that ISIS has begun destroying these ancient treasures, but that’s a huge worry right now:
And there is some question on why the U.S. didn’t do more to prevent ISIS from taking Palmyra in the first place:
It’s a fair point. How does ISIS manage to move its forces around Iraq and Syria without getting blown up by U.S. airpower in the region?