Bad News for Deniers: Grown-ups Weigh in on Email Leftovers
The Journalistic first-stringers are starting to react, and climate denialists don’t like it - note the title of the snippet from BBC above, posted on youtube, apparently by a disgruntled climate-conspiracy crank - “AlJaBeeba Does Climategate 2″.
Hmmm, I’m guessing the anti-muslim slur is a clue, once again, as to the intellectual strata we are dealing with…..
24 hours in, one thing that’s different from round one, 2 years ago, is that scientists, bloggers and journalists on the side of reason have become organized and ready to respond to these guerilla attacks, and within hours of the first release, there was a major, organized push-back on the web, with top level scientists weighing in and putting out-of-context material in perspective.
It appears that the rapidly-jelling mainstream perspective will indeed be guided by the maxim “Fool me once…”
Punch out to see the compilation of articles debunking the new emails.