A couple of weeks ago, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette ran a letter to the editor from a lawyer in Hot Springs named Connie Meskimen who blamed Daylight Savings Time for global warming. This was pretty loony even for the Letters section and produced an unusual response from incredulous readers.
Turns out Meskimen claims it was a joke. This made Snopes.com. Hit the link to read an interview with Meskimen about all of this. They also include a sampling of his opinion about our associate PM.