Handy graph puts BP oil spill into historical perspective


OK, it’s not a “hockey stick,” so the Left will ignore it — but the graph above illustrates the relative “quantities of oil spilled” during tanker accidents “between 1970 to 2009.”
Kate McMillan (who sourced this graph) writes:
The best estimate I can come up with suggests the current spill is around 700 tonnes a day (based [...]

The Heretics: McIntyre and McKitrick


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A retired engineer and an economics professor are a thorn in the side of the global warming establishment.

Climategate U-turn: Astonishment as scientist at centre of global warming email row admits data not well organised – Mail Online


The academic at the center of the ‘Climategate’ affair, whose raw data is crucial to the theory of climate change, has admitted that he has trouble ‘keeping track’ of the information.Colleagues say that the reason Professor Phil Jones has refused Freedom of Information requests is that he may have actually lost the relevant papers. Professor […]

159 Years of Climate Alarmism at The New York Times


Floating Ice in the Delaware during the Little Ice Age
Most of us never noticed anything unusual in the famous painting of George Washington Crossing the Delaware when we first saw it in our American history textbooks. The floating chunks of ice in the scene, are only one of the many surviving reminders of the Little Ice Age. [...]

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News Flash: The Recession Is Over!


Larry Summers, the top White House economic adviser appeared Sunday on ABC’s ”This Week” and informed the nation that,

“Everybody agrees the recession is over.”

Injecting a cautionary note, he intoned, it will take “substantial time” before the economy recovers entirely. But Summers says that,

“…what we can take satisfaction from is we’ve walked back from the brink.”

Whew! Obama [...]

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Media Matters complaining about corny climate change jokes now


Media Matters continues to push its desperate “stolen climate emails” meme on its home page. (Funny, I don’t recall Media Matters being so scrupulous about the origins of other newsworthy data…)
No one at Media Matters can or will analyze the hacked data, of course. The George Soros Steno Pool has been reduced to scolding conservatives [...]

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Climategate Jumps the Pond: NASA Continues to Stonewall on FOIA Requests


We have our own data buriers at NASA.
Christopher C. Horner, global warming skeptic and author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to Global Warming (and Environmentalism) and Red Hot Lies: How Global Warming Alarmists Use Threats, Lies, and Fraud, and Deception to Keep You Misinformed, appeared on Thursday’s Hannity show to discuss the Climategate scandal.
Horner and [...]