Category Archives: connect the dots

Too late for Oregon’s coal terminal: Exporting US coal to Asia could drop emissions 21 percent

Not that weepy Bill McKibben would care anyway, he doesn’t do reality. Oregon denies permit for new coal port–huge victory for folks who have done great organizing…— Bill McKibben (@billmckibben) August 18, 2014 From Duke University Superior energy efficiency … Continue reading

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Posted in connect the dots, Coal, Energy | 55 Comments

The ‘Weepy Bill McKibben Effect': Study links Emotionalism and Global Warming

This is something we’ve known about for quite some time, but it is nice to see it quantified. For those who don’t know about the “Weepy Bill McKibben Effect” or the founder of, here is a good primer. But … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Global warming | 62 Comments climate clowns gather to demand end to fossil fuels, while oblivious to their surroundings

I always get a kick out of climate protest marchers, because these rent-a-rants generally make complete fools of themselves, and the process is very entertaining to watch. For example, this person doesn’t seem to understand what the canister on a … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots | 113 Comments can’t connect consecutive years, much less ‘connect the dots’

You just have to laugh. In their zeal to make the current drought situation all about their irrational CO2 fears, Bill McKibben’s tweeted this ridiculous comparison of before and after at California’s Folsom Reservoir, near me. Only problem is, … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Drought, ENSO, Ridiculae, Weather | Tagged , | 59 Comments

Earth going to pot – Marijuana grown in California produces more carbon than 3 million cars

Thanks to “Climate Desk” for pointing out this gem of an article. These factoids are from the earth-friendly “Mother Jones” magazine “24 Mind-Blowing Facts About Marijuana Production in America”, referencing several federal data sources. A few of those points:

Posted in connect the dots, Carbon dioxide, Carbon footprint, Curious things | 153 Comments

Friday Funny – Great moments in Environmentalism: the ‘2 million’ KXL comments – real or fake?

UPDATE: Bill McKibben doesn’t seem to want to address the question. See below. Earlier today,’s founder Bill McKibben tweeted this: [Source: ] Tom Nelson asked about those boxes and the environmental impact to which I replied:

Posted in connect the dots, Climate FAIL, Environment, Humor, Satire | 186 Comments

Great moments in climate protests: KXL wackadoodles get themselves arrested to get out of freezing cold rain

Current weather in Washington, DC: Rally organizers peg the number arrested at around 400. Buses were brought in to cart away those who’d been arrested. Here’s a look at some hilarious photos from the protest. I like the one about … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Climate FAIL | 86 Comments

Wackadoodle protesters disappear their KKK moment

Last weekend I pointed out that leader Bill McKibben had endorsed the antics of some members in Texas that adopted tactics of the Klu Klux Klan – showing up at somebody’s house with mask covered faces, torches, and … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Climate ugliness | 96 Comments

Picture of the week – great moments in climate protests

I trained to be a climate activist, now I are one! From the Keystone XL protest yesterday ahead of the SOTU address. Note the snow and cold weather gear which is required for a global warming protest, but that’s … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots | 123 Comments

A ‘disturbance in the farce’ ahead of the SOTU

UPDATE: first picture submitted at right from Matt Dempsey The Winter of their Discontent: Keystone XL activists to protest global warming ahead of SOTU in freezing cold. McKibben’s nutters say they will be protesting the KXL pipeline (but really global warming) … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Politics | 95 Comments

Friday Funny – fresh lunacy from Bill McKibben and

Ah, you knew it had to happen. Taking a page from the “smoking kills” campaigns, the McKibbenites are petitioning the land of fruits and nuts to put new warning labels on gas pumps warning buyers about the evils of gasoline … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Alarmism, Global warming, GLOC, Government idiocy | 226 Comments

Do the Math – Count the cash

Al Gore, Bill McKibben and the color of money: A true religious experience Guest essay by Paul Driessen and Dennis Mitchell Some years ago, a telegenic televangelist built quite an empire, before publicly falling from grace and adopting a less … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Al Gore | Tagged , | 51 Comments

Bill McKibben’s excellent eco-hypocrisy

I’ve sometimes thought Bill McKibben was little more than a do as I say not as I do type fraud, especially since he flies so much. #greensgobyair . Seems I was right. Via Twitchy: ============================================================= Environmentalist Bill McKibben is the … Continue reading

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Hump Day Hilarity – Bill McKibben demonstrates what a classy intelligent guy he is…

…by agreeing with and reposting a photo that insults not only the intelligence of rational thinking people, but Native American people as well. (warning – graphic language)

Posted in connect the dots, Climate ugliness, Humor, Satire | Tagged , , | 116 Comments

Quote of the Week – NYT on James Hansen & Bill McKibben’s ‘boneheaded’ efforts

Whoo-boy. NASA’s James Hansen disses McKibben in an email to an NYT reporter. Hansen was speaking candidly, never thinking this email would see the light of day. But that’s not the punchline… Hansen on the highly inflated Keystone XL … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Energy, James Hansen, petroleum | Tagged , , , , , , , | 35 Comments fudges the numbers again

Via Tom Nelson: “For “the biggest climate rally in history,” attendance was remarkably sparse. Those of us in the Light Brigade guessed 5,000″ The Light Brigade Shines at the Shivering Blackout Rally It was really, really cold the whole time. … Continue reading

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Bill McKibben is not what he seems to be – I catch him in a lie

While Bill McKibben tries to portray himself as just a concerned citizen out to change the world due to his fears of global warming, by running a “grassroots organization”, the reality is he’s quite well funded by the rich, as … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, NGOs, Noble Cause Corruption | Tagged , , | 139 Comments

Weepy Bill gets Wapo’d

Heh, even the liberal mouthpieces think the campaign led by Bill McKibben against the Keystone XL pipeline is stupid, calling it “bizarre”. They write in a forceful editorial today:

Posted in connect the dots, Energy, petroleum | Tagged , , , , , , | 36 Comments

More bad news for alarmists – no trend in global hurricane landfalls

This excerpt from Dr. Roger Pielke Jr. on his blog likely will cause Bill McKibben and the McKibbenites at to ramp up the rhetoric over the post Sandy “new normal” yet again, because as we’ve learned, new factual information … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, hurricanes, Weather | Tagged , , , , , | 53 Comments

Introducing The New WUWT “Extreme Weather” Reference Page

(Photo credits: NOAA) By WUWT regular “Just The Facts” We are pleased to introduce WUWT’s newest addition, the WUWT “Extreme Weather” Reference Page. Realizing the difficulty in selling “Global Warming” when the globe hasn’t warmed in the last 16 years, … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Alarmism, Announcements, extreme weather, hurricanes, snowfall, tornadoes | Tagged , , , , , | 184 Comments

Next time somebody tries to tell you hurricane Sandy was an “unprecedented” East Coast hurricane, show them this

All one need to do to explode the memes that paid political activists Bill McKibben and Brad Johnson are pushing is to look at a history book. In this case, WeatherBELL’s Joe Bastardi points us to NOAA’s National Hurricane Center … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Alarmism, hurricanes, Weather | Tagged , , , , | 71 Comments

McKibben and Romm schlepping for Tabloid Climatology interviews

People send me stuff. This time it is a press release from the laughably named “Institute for Public Accuracy”. Even in the midst of hurricanes, these people don’t give up trying to tie weather to climate. It’s shameless desperation. Here’s … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Climate ugliness, media, Ridiculae | Tagged , | 112 Comments

Twitter disappears Bill McKibben commentary on #poisonedweather

[See the Update below.   While the Tweets did in fact disappear from my view from one hour to the next using the same method to view them as before, and it certainly appeared Mr. McKibben has deleted Tweets, that wasn’t … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Alarmism, Climate ugliness, extreme weather | Tagged , , | 43 Comments cancels melting “HOAX?” ice sculpture

“It’s not the heat, it’s the stupidity.” – WUWT commenter H.R. Change of plans. Posted by Bill McKibben – 07/07/12, 5:18am Below is the note we just sent out to our friends accoss the USA. Dear Friends, I think I … Continue reading

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Shocker: The Hansen/GISS team paper that says: “we argue that rapid warming in recent decades has been driven mainly by non-CO2 greenhouse gases”

Note: This will be a top post for a day or two, new stories will appear below this one – please scroll down. ============================================================ No, this isn’t a joke, it isn’t a fake document, and it isn’t a misinterpretation. It … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Aerosols, Al Gore, Alarmism, Carbon dioxide, Carbon soot, James Hansen, Methane, NASA GISS, Ozone | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 274 Comments

McKibben connects the weather dots on sh** happens

Oh boy. The propaganda gets thicker. It’s a Forrest Gump moment. Billy McKibben connects the weather dots, except it spells out nothing more than – sh** happens. This is one of the most hilarious propaganda videos I’ve ever seen, showing … Continue reading

Posted in connect the dots, Ridiculae | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 84 Comments

A request to readers: write a “connect the dots” letter this weekend

Note – this will be pinned as a top post for a few days. Other posts will appear below this one. UPDATE: Josh weighs in with a Friday Funny. UPDATE2: McKibben has a Forrest Gump moment with his latest propaganda … Continue reading

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