New Hope for Global Warming Deniers

Why would anyone be a global warming denier?  What's the point?  You earn the scorn of Al Gore and maybe Dr. James Hansen, NASA's pre-eminent climate scientist will call for you to be put in jail.  Of fossil fuel company CEOs, Hansen recently testified to Congress:In my opinion, these CEOs should be tried for high crimes against humanity and nature.If Dr. Hansen turns out to be wrong about climate change should he be tried for high crimes and misdemeanors too?  Steve McIntyre and his collaborators at have already found one big error in Dr. Hansen's GISS global temperature data series.  How many mistakes add up to a felony?But things are looking up for the global warming skeptics.  First of all there is the global temperature.  After holding constant since 1998 it has dropped markedly in the last two years.  You can see the latest numbers at Dr. Roy Spencer's home page.  Recently the Germans prudently declared a ten-year...(Read Full Article)