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The Dishonorable Liberal Order of Regulatory Scientists

Kim D Wrote: Apr 29, 2013 12:37 PM
CO2 in the atmosphere does not warm the earth. Atmospheric CO2 should warm the lower atmosphere not the earth. So far measurements above surface effects in the subtropical troposphere where the most warming should be happening, show no change in average temperature. Surface temps are far to unreliable a measurement relying so much on local environmental conditions. Besides that Doug, global average surface temp has seemed to drop over the last few years.

I got an email from a reader yesterday that went something like this: "Hey, the American Cancer Society says you're full of it on the link between breast cancer and abortion. Trust me I'm an expert and a scientist, and you're being less than honest. So do us all a favor and shut up and stick to finance."

To which I reply: "Hey, if you're an expert and scientist why are you citing a lobbying orginization like the American Cancer Society? Thanks for proving one of the points in the email/hate mail column."

And the point was: ...