Archives for September, 2008
Eli Rabett reports that Brian Schmidt reports that Inel reports a fake climate conference phishing scam.
As if this and this weren’t enough, below we have McCain himself applying the “Palin lives near Russia” litmus test for foreign policy experience.
I was just kidding about that Sarah Palin-osmosis-experience crack…but apparently Frank Gaffney at TownHall.com takes it all seriously!
Just as an addendum to this post, I wanted to point out that Real Climate has a discussion of the paper in question[PDF].
There has been lots of discussion of this year’s arctic sea ice extent. Last year was a shocking 23% lower record breaker. That’s 23% lower than the previous record, for which one had to go all the way back to….2005! That’s not 23% below the 1979-2001 average, but 23% below the lowest previous measurement! 2005,…
Okay, when I first heard this about McCain’s VP pick, Sarah Palin: I figured it was just an unscripted blunder by a marginal participant. But now I see this:
Mann et al. has a new paper out that again reconfirms that the MWP was not as pronounced or as high a warming period as today’s climate changes are bringing.
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