Global Warming Fundamentalists Will Not Let Freezing Evidence Shake Their Faith

Chris Mooney is working hard at Slate and HuffPo to convince readers that no mere winter storm polar vertex thing should shake their faith in Global Warming, nor any other instance of climate change scientists behaving like idiots.. Like most believers caught in a lie, he basically doubles down on arrogance and sneering. This works because he has chosen Donald Trump as his target (mentioning a few others after him), and most people assume that it is OK to feel intellectually superior to Trump. Read more […]

Climate Change Theology: Hunting Heretics To Blame For Typhoon Haiyan

This year has given us some of the mildest weather we have had in a long time—“one of the least extreme US weather years ever.” Whether you”re talking about tornadoes, wildfires, extreme heat or hurricanes, the good news is that weather-related disasters in the US are all way down this year compared to recent years and, in some cases, down to historically low levels. Tornadoes: “lowest total in several decades” Number of wildfires: “On pace to be the lowest it has been in the past Read more […]