ClimateGate - Climate center's server hacked revealing documents and emails
From Michael Mann:Copenhagen Climate Change summit: do businesses need to be there? - TelegraphPerhaps we'll do a simple update to the Yamal post, e.g. linking Keith/s new page--Gavin t? As to the issues of robustness, particularly w.r.t. inclusion of the Yamal series, we actually emphasized that (including the Osborn and Briffa '06 sensitivity test) in our original post! As we all know, this isn't about truth at all, its about plausibly deniable accusations.From Phil Jones:The skeptics seem to be building up a head of steam here! ... The IPCC comes in for a lot of stick. Leave it to you to delete as appropriate! Cheers PhilFrom Michael E. Mann:
PS I’m getting hassled by a couple of people to release the CRU station temperature data. Don’t any of you three tell anybody that the UK has a Freedom of Information Act !Anyway, I wanted you guys to know that you’re free to use RC [RealClimate.org - A supposed neutral climate change website] Rein any way you think would be helpful. Gavin and I are going to be careful about what comments we screen through, and we’ll be very careful to answer any questions that come up to any extent we can. On the other hand, you might want to visit the thread and post replies yourself. We can hold comments up in the queue and contact you about whether or not you think they should be screened through or not, and if so, any comments you’d like us to include.
Many big players are privately indicating that they need to be there for political reasons rather than business reasons and that the whole thing is, ahem, a load of hot air.NY Times Pushes Anti-Chamber Storyline for Resisting Climate Alarmism
Article trots out left-wing critics of organization president's opposition to 'impose a mandatory cap on greenhouse gas emissions.'HOLD YOUR FIRE | Daily Telegraph Tim Blair Blog
As Andrew Bolt notes – amid a welter of other information – the believers at Real Climate are now real silent.
The fun is officially underway.