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Debunking the 97% ´consensus´
on global warming

American Thinker, by Thomas Lifson

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Posted By:magnante, 2/4/2014 9:40:31 AM

The main pillar of the warmist argument is the contention that a "consensus" exists among scientists that global warming is caused by man and threatens catastrophe. But a Canada-based group calling itself Friends of Science has just completed a review of the four main studies used to document the alleged consensus and found that only 1 - 3% of respondents "explicitly stated agreement with the IPCC declarations on global warming," and that there was "no agreement with a catastrophic view." "These ´consensus´ surveys appear to be used as a ´social proof,´" says Ken Gregory, research director of Friends of Science. "Just

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/4/2014 9:49:39 AM     (No. 9718723)

The only consensus is the 12% morons that are on the (grant) take to study this non-problem...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: odinsacolyte, 2/4/2014 11:51:23 AM     (No. 9719016)

Consensus has nothing to do with reality.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: comstock, 2/4/2014 12:26:02 PM     (No. 9719065)

There´s a pointer in the article where you can download the entire report. I just browsed it, but it has overwhelming evidence of the collaborative fraud that has been foisted on the AGW Cultists.

The Cultist True believers won´t believe it. They´d rather listen to "experts" like AlGore and Obozo.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: JimBob, 2/4/2014 1:18:36 PM     (No. 9719153)

In my opinion, the best, most informative, most civil, indeed the most ´scientific´ discussion of the climate issue is located at ´www.wattsupwiththat.com´.

To me, it is to climate science what ´Lucianne.com´ is to news and politics.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 2/4/2014 1:39:51 PM     (No. 9719179)

It was debunked almost immediately, but that didn´t stop the leftoids from using it - for example - in MSNBC sound bites.

That´s all it seems to take these days, a lie once it gets out there and repeated in the MSM TV and newspapers it becomes leftist gospel. It´s like trying to get rid of kudzu.

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