Michael Mann Hide the decline, at ALL costs!

Jedediah Tucker Ward: It’s not hypothetical to Dr. Pavel, he wrote it Michael Grazier: So he says. Jedediah Tucker Ward: So he says under oath Class Action 1991 PM James Hacker: (On Phone): No, no, leave me out of it. A routine visit. (Listening) All right – a routine surprise visit. (Listening) Well, say they … Continue reading Michael Mann Hide the decline, at ALL costs!

Quick Thoughts Under the Fedora, Quarterbacks, Portland Antifa, Yes Minister, Stacy Women and Math is hard for Greta

If you are a Patriot's fan you probably like what you see after two games in the new rookie quarterback Jarrett Stidham so far after two games. I predict that if he continues to do well we are going to hear the same nonsense about trading Tom Brady as we did in the past about … Continue reading Quick Thoughts Under the Fedora, Quarterbacks, Portland Antifa, Yes Minister, Stacy Women and Math is hard for Greta

Ever hear of Teleconferencing Greta? Bison attacks? Disney’s Fault! The Bell Rings too Late, Finding who really believes. Evan MacMullen and a Ride on a Bus Under the Fedora

The AP reports noted teenage climate activist is putting her time her month is and crossing the Atlantic in a "high tech sailboat" rather than flying to cut her carbon emissions. Forgetting for a moment all the carbon that was produced in making the ships stores that she will spend days or weeks consuming on … Continue reading Ever hear of Teleconferencing Greta? Bison attacks? Disney’s Fault! The Bell Rings too Late, Finding who really believes. Evan MacMullen and a Ride on a Bus Under the Fedora

Climate Change: Old Models Out, New Data in, but always the Same Prescription

An additional caveat to assessments of a 2030 ‘emissions gap’ is  that most NDCs are formulated in terms of CO2-equivalent (CO2e)emissions, a composite metric of warming impact of different gases based on Global Warming Potentials (GWPs) from various IPCC reports. It is therefore impossible to assess precisely the 2030 emissions of CO2 itself that are … Continue reading Climate Change: Old Models Out, New Data in, but always the Same Prescription

About the Weather, Man

by baldilocks Consider this excerpt a preamble to a question. There's no question that Irma was and continues to be destructive. But there's also no question that it was not nearly the storm it was predicted by all the experts to be. Last week, there was talk of massive destruction across [Florida], with damage estimates … Continue reading About the Weather, Man

Unwoke Irma Changes Path, Leftist Narratives Hardest Hit

At that time some people who were present there told him about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mingled with the blood of their sacrifices.  He said to them in reply, "Do you think that because these Galileans suffered in this way they were greater sinners than all other Galileans?  By no means! But I … Continue reading Unwoke Irma Changes Path, Leftist Narratives Hardest Hit

A Simple Proof of the Insanity of Global Warming Hysteria

There are many reasons why one should not fall for the insanity of climate change panic, the unwillingness of those who claim it's a crisis to act like it's a crisis, the massive amounts of money spent to massage a particular answer and the simple question of who has benefited from the vast amounts of … Continue reading A Simple Proof of the Insanity of Global Warming Hysteria

Vox Channels Wondermark

If you want to understand the latest piece from Vox on how to reduce your carbon footprint, without subjecting yourself to said idiocy you can check out the reaction from twitchy and/or instapundit. But if you really want to get it my favorite cartoon from Wondermark circa or view my favorite wondermark cartoon #404 from … Continue reading Vox Channels Wondermark

Defeat rather than disclosure for Michael Mann

I have very little time so today I want to point you to this story via Stacy McCain at the American thinker about Michael Mann the fellow suing Mark Steyn et/all Mann had refused to produce his data for the court (in support of his own case), claiming that it was “proprietary.” After missing a … Continue reading Defeat rather than disclosure for Michael Mann

A “Winter Wonderland Reminder” or Thank you Oil & Gas & Coal companies

♫ Oh, the weather outside is frightful, But the fire is so delightful. And since we've got no place to go, Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! ♫   "Let it Snow" Sammy Cahn & Jule Styne 1945 As yesterday's big snow storm hit the eastern US I was seeing various tweets about the … Continue reading A “Winter Wonderland Reminder” or Thank you Oil & Gas & Coal companies

The #Unexpectedly Chronicles: A Slight Contradiction at the Denver Zoo

We interupt my coverage of Amplify Choice and RedState to talk about a pet peeve. And remember Peeves make wonderful pets One of the things you notice about Denver right away is all of the building going on. Housing prices are up and the city is making hotels the way the Duggars make babies. Given … Continue reading The #Unexpectedly Chronicles: A Slight Contradiction at the Denver Zoo

Climate Change has become a Religion

To a great many on the political left climate change has become a religion. They believe passionately in man caused global warming despite a lack of any valid scientific evidence.  There is plenty of evidence but is it valid scientific evidence?  No it is not. If you examine this evidence closely you will see it … Continue reading Climate Change has become a Religion

An Obvious Question for the Rebel Diaz boys

A few days ago Wired gave breathless space to a piece about a couple of Bronx Rappers objecting to Ted Cruz campaigning in their area. While there was a lot in the piece that was laughable there was one line that jumped out at me that is worth your attention: (emphasis mine) “Ted Cruz has … Continue reading An Obvious Question for the Rebel Diaz boys

The Unexpectedly Chronicles It’s Goremageddon & we’re still all still alive!

Ten Years ago Al Gore gave a speech saying that we have only 10 years to save the planet from Global Warming. At that time Rush Limbaugh started a countdown clock at 10 years. This is January 27th, 2006. We will begin the count, ladies and gentlemen. This is just... You have to love these … Continue reading The Unexpectedly Chronicles It’s Goremageddon & we’re still all still alive!

If you want to understand the Climate Cabal…

...all you need to read is this paragraph from the Spectator There’s no way I would have done this if I hadn’t been a tenured professor, fairly near the end of my career. If I were seeking a new job in the US academy, I’d be pretty much unemployable. I can still publish in the … Continue reading If you want to understand the Climate Cabal…