Climategate: What Really Happened?
How climate science became the target of “the best-funded, best-organized smear campaign by the wealthiest industry that the Earth has ever known.”
By Kate Sheppard | Thu Apr. 21, 2011 3:00 AM PDT

IT’S DIFFICULT TO IMAGINE how a guy who spends most of his time looking at endless columns of temperature records became a “fucking terrorist,” “killer,” or “one-world-government socialist.” It’s even harder when you meet Michael Mann[2], a balding 45-year-old climate scientist who speaks haltingly and has a habit of nervously clearing his throat. And when you realize that the reason for all the hostility is a 12-year-old chart, it seems more than a little surreal.

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3 Comments to “Anatomy of a killer propaganda drive: “Climategate: What Really Happened?””

  • Still whining over the fact that they lied about and manipulated climate data to make global warming seem scarier than it really is?

    How about environmentalists rallying arounds something usefull, like radiation from Japan or the BP oil aftermath?

    Just sayin…

  • Evidently you didn’t, or couldn’t, read the article.

  • Given the ample data of NASA, quoting FDR, there is nothing 2 fear but fear itself :)

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