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Renowned climate scientist jailed for fraud
American Thinker, by Thomas Lifson

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Posted By:magnante, 9/7/2017 7:04:08 AM

Well, it’s a start…. Lucy Smith reports for the Townsville (Queensland), Australia Bulletin: A RENOWNED climate scientist has been jailed for fraudulently claiming half a million dollars in reimbursements from his employer. Over seven years, Australian Institute of Marine Science senior researcher Daniel Michael Alongi lodged 129 claims for fictitious purchases totalling $553,420. (snip)Alongi is not some minor figure in the Warmist research establishment. Eric Worrall comments: “According to Research Gate, Alongi has helped author 140 publications, and has been cited 5,861 times. All in the last few months has been bad for the image of mainstream climate science. First we had the Shukla 20

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Reply 1 - Posted by: hisself, 9/7/2017 7:19:14 AM     (No. 11376138)

Using ´Renowned climate scientist´ and ´fraud´ in the same headline is redundant!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: plainjane, 9/7/2017 7:52:38 AM     (No. 11376166)

Looks like several of the left´s lies are falling apart this week, along with the NYT Best Seller list of lies. Wow

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Reply 3 - Posted by: uno, 9/7/2017 7:57:49 AM     (No. 11376170)

Climate Science has been berry berry good to me!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Newtsche, 9/7/2017 8:08:37 AM     (No. 11376180)

Maybe after selling his biggest bottle of snake oil, Alongi felt cocky or entitled.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: The Inspector, 9/7/2017 8:09:00 AM     (No. 11376182)

Imagine that mate, ah

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Reply 6 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 9/7/2017 8:14:20 AM     (No. 11376187)

She´s trying to catch up with Algore, who has amassed $200 million on his crusade to save the planet.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Ribald1, 9/7/2017 8:27:02 AM     (No. 11376197)

Sounds like entrapment to me.
After being repeatedly rewarded by the government for scientific fraud they punish him for committing fraud.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: strike3, 9/7/2017 9:21:00 AM     (No. 11376234)

If one is willing to steal half a million bucks from the taxpayers, how hard is it to tell a few little lies and manipulate data to justify your "research?" I have a feeling that this is a worldwide practice since so many governments buy into this racket, hook, line & sinker.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 9/7/2017 9:26:28 AM     (No. 11376244)

One has to wonder how much fraud is in the Climate Change industry, and how much it is costing us. Millions? Billions? Trillions?

This is money that could be spent on other things like, for example, FLOOD CONTROL.

What are they doing with all that money? If they claim they are working on climate control, I don´t believe them. We might have climate control someday, but not now. Its not ready.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: bpl40, 9/7/2017 9:49:08 AM     (No. 11376261)

´Climate Scientist´ IS a fraud. How can he be jailed for one?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: seamusm, 9/7/2017 10:00:49 AM     (No. 11376272)

Liars lie - why should that be a surprise?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: lonestarm3, 9/7/2017 10:11:53 AM     (No. 11376290)

A 3-D view of Social Justice for AGW "warriors" **

A fraudulent Hockey Stick,
Might send him up the crick

Imagine the day when Mann,
Is tossed into the can

But what would please me more,
would be the same for Gore

*** [Daily "Deplorable" Doggerel]

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Oilie, 9/7/2017 10:18:56 AM     (No. 11376299)

The entire field is a sham concocted for redistribution and control and perpetuated by people who don´t want to leave academia and get a real job.

Harold Ramis´ character in Ghostbusters summed it up well:
Dr. Raymond Stantz: Personally, I liked the university. They gave us money and facilities, we didn´t have to produce anything! You´ve never been out of college! You don´t know what it´s like out there! I´ve WORKED in the private sector. They expect *results*.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: sorosisbehindit, 9/7/2017 5:37:57 PM     (No. 11376780)

Climate science is a scheme to facilitate income distribution among nations.
There are those in our own country who want to illuminate borders, shift wealth out of this country and prepare the way for a one world government.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: retiree, 9/7/2017 6:18:10 PM     (No. 11376810)

At first I thought it was Al Gore, but he isn´t a scientist is he? He only thought he was.

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