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Environmentalists' efforts to seek out a neo-medieval future for society continue apace, with public-funded civil servants at the forefront. The Tyndall Centre - a kind of Opus Dei for the green movement - have announced a conference to brainstorm just how this future could be brought into being. Perhaps unsurprisingly, it's being held at The Royal Society.Ed Driscoll » Did New York Times Scrub ‘War On Coal’ Quote By Obama Advisor?
Ever since current editor Jill Abramson famously said in 2011, “In my house growing up, The Times substituted for religion. If The Times said it, it was the absolute truth.” — only to have that quote airbrushed out hours later, it seems like the Times’ touch-up artists have gone into overdrive, removing doubleplusungood crimethink remarks, even after they’ve been quoted by dozens of blogs and Websites — and in this case, the Drudge Report and Instapundit — before the Gray Lady has tossed the original quote down the Memory Hole. But then, each time they airbrush an article, the original quote becomes magnified that much more, much like the Barbra Streisand Effect.Obama Climate Plan Touts Gas Fracking As "Transition Fuel," Doubling Down on Methane Risk | DeSmogBlog
Actor/director Mark Ruffalo, a spokesperson for Americans Against Fracking, also weighed inTwitter / [Warmist Paul Douglas]
Spike in power outages? 10-fold increase in wind-related disruptions to power grid since '92 http://1.usa.gov/122lxql pic.twitter.com/8CDMrORe0WFlashback: Global Warming Killing Wind? Researchers, Kite Enthusiasts Worry
WASHINGTON — The wind, a favorite power source of the green energy movement, seems to be dying down across the United States. And the cause, ironically, may be global warming _ the very problem wind power seeks to address.