Here’s a great article about the human-caused global warming hoax, perpetuated by the likes of morons such as Algore and a certain 58 yr. old comic book reading, tricycle riding, washed-up ukulele playing, pony-tailed douchebag (whom shall remain nameless to avoid embarrassing her) from yesterday’s London Daily Telegraph…
By James Delingpole
Well of course I would write a headline like that having just spent the last three days in Chicago at the Heartland Institute’s 4th International Conference on Climate Change. This is the event the cackling, cloak-wearing, be-fanged AGW-denying community attends every year to glorify in their own evil. And naturally, in the wake of Climategate, a mood of uproarious triumphalism has prevailed as distinguished skeptical scientists, economists, and policymakers from around the world – Pat Michaels, Richard Lindzen, Ian Plimer, Bob Carter, Fred Singer.. you name them, they’re here – have gathered to dance on the smoldering ashes of the mythical beast ManBearPig.
Except we shouldn’t use that word “skeptic” any more. Richard Lindzen – Godfather of Climate Realism – told us so in one of the keynote addresses.
“Skepticism implies doubts about a plausible proposition,” he said. “Current global warming alarmism hardly represents a plausible proposition.” Not least, he pointed out, because the various activist scientists, greenies and government institutions pushing AGW theory have failed to “improve their case over 20 years.” So paper thin are the AGW movement’s arguments that pretty much the only defences left to them are desperate techniques like the appeal to authority (“the Royal Society believes in AGW and the Royal Society is, like, really old and distinguished, so AGW must be true”) and cheap slurs.