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Bad Science
and Bad Journalism
are a Bad Combination

Canada Free Press, by Alan Caruba

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Posted By:snowcloud, 3/11/2013 6:53:03 PM

On Wednesday, March 6, the House Science, Space and Technology Committee sent out a notice that its hearing on global warming was cancelled due to the chilly weather and a snowstorm that was about to hit the nation’s capital. The Committee was going to be treated to “a comprehensive briefing on how well scientists understand the climate and humans’ effect on it.” On the same day in 1961, the temperature had hit a record 81 degrees. In 1888, it had been 10 degrees.Anyone who thinks that humans had anything to do with either is mistaken.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 3/11/2013 7:08:20 PM     (No. 9220041)

Ah, but ´junk science´ is a necessary precursor to junk *taxation*, right?

After all, how can you sell a guilt trip - without the guilt?

It´s absolutely frightening how many Al Gore class imbeciles believe this AGW crap - when less than a third of actual scientists in related fields swallow it...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Rafter, 3/11/2013 7:13:50 PM     (No. 9220052)

The MIT guy, Dr. Richard Lindzen, quoted in the final two paragraphs says it all...

Climate is always changing. There is no static situation.
Who ever said that temperatures remain a constant?
Earth´s history, as we are all taught in school, is one of constant change.

Get it?

The other great stat in the piece is that, since the last Ice Age ended 11,300 years ago, our temperatures today are cooler than at least 28 percent of that 11,300 years.

Cooler.... Got it?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: stymie82, 3/11/2013 7:42:45 PM     (No. 9220082)

Last wednesday March 6, this moronic conference was cancelled due to a winter storm, though all it did was rain. All Federal employees were also told to stay home (with pay). No one noticed.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: kennedylaw, 3/11/2013 7:44:57 PM     (No. 9220085)

Global Climate Change™ is much more flexible than the old Global Warming™ scam.

Is it colder than average today? It is because of Global Climate Change.

Is it warmer than average today? It is because of Global Climate Change.

Is it wetter, dryer, windier, less windy than average? It doesn´t matter! No matter what the weather happens to be, it is because of Global Climate Change.

It´s Bush´s fault. Bush and those damned SUVs. Womyn and minorities will be hardest hit.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: toddh, 3/12/2013 11:02:23 AM     (No. 9220949)

This whole scam is to blame bad weather on Republicans. It´s a religious fundamentalism that Southern Baptists could envy.

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