Climategate: Of thumbnails, big pictures and timing

In the first of a two-part series related to the dervishes being whipped up in Durban, the National Post‘s Peter Foster notes: The moral climate Climate change is a scientific issue, not a moral issue This is the first of two parts. Tomorrow: In a “moral” science climate, skeptics are classed as ­“crackpots.” The 17th…

Five Green Commandments (Al Gore please take note!)

Victor Davis Hanson, whose writings are always worth reading, offers some advice to the Copenhagen CarbonFest participants … particularly the movers and shakers, via The Corner on National Review Online: Five Green Commandments. Given the disturbing news about the growing green business empire of Gore, Inc., the private jetting by grandees into Copenhagen to harangue…

Chaotic Copenhagen: A truth slips out

I’ve never been one to subscribe to the “conspiracy theory of history”. Nor have I ever been particularly impressed with the works of the United Nations. As for “climate change” (formerly known as global warming), it seems to me that the “great expectations” of all who had blindly jumped onto the IPCC’s “CO2 causes global…

Climategate: Scandal or “bloody miracle”?

James Delingpole, a longstanding AGW “skeptic”, has a very readable and oft-commented blog on the U.K. Telegraph site. His latest entry there begins: Climategate: Al Gore spews the usual nonsense but this time no one believes him Something truly remarkable happened at Copenhagen yesterday. Al Gore told yet another of his massive whoppers about ManBearPig.…