Move Over Santa and “Settled Science”, the Lord Has Come…

…”let earth receive ….” the Light of the World. ~~~  “People sometimes say that science deals with facts but religion simply trades in opinion.  In other words, science’s concern is with truth, understood as correspondence with reality, but the best that can be said of religion is that it might be ‘true’ for an individual,…

Climate Scientism is Made of Green Cheese

Instead of the man-handled “AGW” data, the populist’s scientism data which has fueled a lot of politicized hot air about a coming apocalypse, the world would be better served by science and a global credulity index… Remember the Greek philosopher Plato’s symbolic illustration of a cave and the people chained inside? The cave captives were…

It’s Not Easy Being Green Without CO2

Kermit sang it:   It’s not that easy being green Having to spend each day the color of the leaves … But green’s the color of Spring And green can be cool and friendly-like And green can be big like an ocean, or important Like a mountain, or tall like a tree…   “It’s not…

Mission Probable: Self-Made Victims

 “Should you decide to accept this mission to self-victimize the IMF (Inane Meme Force) will disavow any knowledge of your subsequent misbehavior if caught in the act.”  Consider the following IMF missions of self-made victimization:  Social media participants as victims: every moment of one’s-no depth of field life must become selfie-important.  We may knowingly expose ourselves à…

Less Than One Degree of Separation

 “I have been probing the arguments for global warming for well over a decade. In collaboration with a lot of excellent coauthors I have consistently found that when the layers get peeled back, what lies at the core is either flawed, misleading or simply non-existent.” Ross McKitrick, Financial Post  What is posited as mankind’s greatest…

Climate Apocalyptic-ism & The WannaBe Oppressed

Psalm 8 Lord, our Lord,     how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory     in the heavens.  Through the praise of children and infants     you have established a stronghold against your enemies,     to silence the foe and the avenger.  When I consider your heavens,     the work of your fingers, the…