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One last look at Judith Curry, before I shut down the Island of Doubt and launch my new blog tomorrow. I, and many other climateers, remain fascinated by what she has to say, largely because we’ve never seen a respected climatologist be so publicly critical of her peers and so tolerant of the pseudoskeptics, but…

I was going to ignore the open letter-to-the-president advertisement placed in major papers recently by the Cato Institute. You’ve probably heard of it — the one that says Obama should ignore global warming alarmism because the science says it isn’t happening. The one signed by “over 100 scientists.” But the response elsewhere has been interesting.…