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  •  This is something I read today which is really (6+ / 0-)

    quite a fair look at those most vocal about protesting the scientific validity of climate change and/or the need to act to mitigate it's anticipated effects.

    The FP Guide to Climate Skeptics

    ROSS MCKITRICK
    Chief beef: the statistics and tree-ring data behind the so-called hockey-stick graph

    ROGER PIELKE, JR.*
    Chief beef: Hurricanes and the bottom line

    JOHN CHRISTY
    Chief beef: Atmospheric temperature readings

    RICHARD S. LINDZEN
    Chief beef: everything about climate science

    BJORN LOMBORG
    Role: Lomborg thinks the mainstream global-warming movement doth protest too much. So, too, he believes, do most climate skeptics.

    FREEMAN DYSON
    Chief beef: Whether the potential dangers posed by global warming have been exaggerated

    DOUGLAS KEENAN
    Chief beef: missing data, transparency

    ANTHONY WATTS
    Chief beef: Reliability of temperature measurement data

    CHRISTOPHER BOOKER
    Chief beef: The anti-capitalist implications of climate change legislation

    RICHARD NORTH
    Chief beef: Credibility of climate-change proponents

    And the guy who thinks anyone disagreeing with him is part of 'Hitler Youth'

    CHRISTOPHER MONCKTON
    Chief beef: The "flawed science" behind anthropogenic global warming and the international left's promotion of it

    Those folks who are trying to get in the way of progress - let me tell you, I'm just getting started. I don't quit. I'm not tired; I'm just getting started.

    by Unenergy on Fri Mar 05, 2010 at 09:32:57 PM PST

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