By Paul Homewood
h/t Paul Kolk
It is sad to see how far the Telegraph has declined since its days as a serious newspaper:
The media seem to be having a competition to see who can print the biggest pile of BS about climate change!
I won’t bother copying this latest rubbish from the Telegraph – it’s the usual claptrap about wildfires, droughts, floods and typhoons, as if none of these had ever happened in the past.
But almost to a man, the commenters have had a field day, tearing this drivel to pieces; for instance:
There are a couple of comments about Bill Gates and his Global Health Security outfit. Sure enough, at the bottom of the article is this:
Click on the link, and you get this:
In short, the Telegraph has prostituted itself to Bill Gates’ billions. Despite its protestations about full editorial control, there is no way the paper would have published such ill researched, manifestly fake news in the past, when it could rightly lay claim to being a serious newspaper.
And if you want proof of this, just look at the author of this article, Harriet Barber:
Ah! Human rights, violence against wimmin and the refugee crisis. That obviously makes her a qualified expert on climate!
Her co-author, Verity Bowman, is , as some surmised, still in her twenties, and like Barber has no real world experience in these or other matters: