Spencer: AGW has most of the characteristics of an "urban legend"

An Expensive Urban Legend by Roy W. Spencer, Ph. D. About.com describes an “urban legend” as an apocryphal (of questionable authenticity), secondhand story, told as true and just plausible enough to be believed, about some horrific…series of events….it’s likely to be framed as a cautionary tale. Whether factual or not, an urban legend is meant…

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350 day fails to impress

Or as my friend down under, Andrew Bolt, calls it: “Day of apathy” Sydney yesterday demonstrated the depth of international passion about global warming through several highly pictorial stunts: It was part of a series of events across Sydney yesterday by the environment movement 350.org. Australia was the first of 179 countries to take part…