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Mothra

Phoenix, AZ

#40306 Oct 5, 2013
SpaceBlues wrote:
<quoted text>Whine and deny, LIAR. Nobody takes your words seriously .. even you, LOL.
au contraire... you keep replying.

Unless you're "nobody".

d'Oh!

Since: Jul 11

Location hidden

#40307 Oct 5, 2013
Mothra wrote:
Well, well, well...this is interesting.
It seems 'ol gaveman cares not to deign his comments to particular people on this thread. As if thinks talking in the thread in general fools anyone.
But it doesn't matter, as his argument is puerile.
Al Gore made a butt-load of money selling out his TV network to an oil emir, after having made butt-loads of money talking up global warming due to the use of those same fossil fuels.
But to the devoted that's capitalism... and a non-argument.
To the unjaundiced eye, that's hypocrisy.
So what!, When Bush, Rumsfeld, Cheney & co decided a war with Iraq would be a good idea did any of his to level administration kids end up there ? I don't think so. Even the British Royals have sent their kids into any conflicts they have been involved in. Yet Cheney & co made huge profits off the backs of American lives lost in Iraq for no good reason. That's hypocrisy at its worst.

The concept of making money out of green is NO different than making money out of oil. Yet your lot can't handle that, get over it. All Al is doing is using the same system to drive his cause EXACTLY the same way that fossil money uses the system to drive their cause.

“NSA”

Since: Jul 10

Location hidden

#40308 Oct 5, 2013
Welp this turned weird!
SpaceBlues

Houston, TX

#40309 Oct 5, 2013
Mothra wrote:
<quoted text>
So, no picture? No surprise.
IT DOESN'T EXIST!
Hypocrite[name calling].
I said, "look for it." First comprehend then reply!

What about my question? Is it "NO, NOT?" [That's more like what one expects from you]
SpaceBlues

Houston, TX

#40310 Oct 5, 2013
ritedownthemiddle wrote:
<quoted text>really......you're the person who should question another posters contribution to this thread!
Ok....do you actually think the court decision is going to "throw in" a Nobel Prize if Mann wins his case?
LOL your idiocy reveals itself more with every "contribution" you post on the forum !
You've become the densest poster!

Consider yourself a noncontributor ever since you appeared in this forum. You started with an alleged story that was pure bogus.

“Let's X Change!!”

Since: Feb 09

B4 HOPE Is Gone...

#40311 Oct 5, 2013
SpaceBlues wrote:
<quoted text>You've become the densest poster!
Consider yourself a noncontributor ever since you appeared in this forum. You started with an alleged story that was pure bogus.
What story would that be,mutt? Whatever you're talking about, I'm willing to bet it's not nearly as bogus as your claim that "Mann is a Nobel Prize winning scientist".

God you make this too easy,son!

btw......your opinions don't really matter anymore. I've shown you're a PROVEN LIAR!!

LOL
SpaceBlues

Houston, TX

#40312 Oct 5, 2013
Mann is a Nobel winning scientist, I posted and even explained why over and over. One denier is still whining about it.. because that denier is a PROVEN LIAR!

Why does it object so much? Because it lacks anything to say in the forum. Poor poor poster, LOL.

Moving on...

Stage 2b: Consensus Denial

In Murdoch's The Australian, Andrew Montford took a different approach to deny that we're the cause of the problem, attacking the expert consensus on human-caused global warming. Specifically he attacked the Cook et al.(2013) study finding 97 percent consensus on this question in the peer-reviewed scientific literature.

In order to deny the consensus, Montford employed the Climategate strategy, using material stolen during a hacking of the private Skeptical Science discussion forum. He then pulled quotes out of context to claim the study was "a public relations exercise," because we discussed how to effectively communicate our consensus results. In reality, the comments Montford used to support this argument were made after we had preliminary results reviewing nearly 14,000 peer-reviewed abstracts that found only 24 rejecting the human-caused global warming consensus.

Montford's article demonstrates the inherent dangers in quoting illegally obtained private correspondence. First, there is the obvious ethical issue of republishing private correspondence obtained through an illegal act. Second, using isolated quotes extracted from private conversations runs the risk of taking comments out of context and misrepresenting the facts.

In any case, we have set up a public ratings system so that anybody can read and rate the scientific abstracts. If you don't believe the vast body of evidence of an expert consensus on human-caused global warming, test it for yourself. Moreover, the scientist ratings of their own papers independent of our abstract ratings also resulted in a 97 percent consensus.

“Let's X Change!!”

Since: Feb 09

B4 HOPE Is Gone...

#40313 Oct 5, 2013
SpaceBlues wrote:
Mann is a Nobel winning scientist, I posted and even explained why over and over.
LMAO!!!

You really are a certifiable lunatic......as well as a pathalogical liar.

Where is evidence of his Nobel Prize, mutt?

He did not win a Nobel!! LOL.....how can you go on with your stupidity?

bwaaahahahahahhahaaa

Since: Mar 09

Wichita, KS

#40314 Oct 5, 2013
Mothra wrote:
Well, well, well...this is interesting.
It seems 'ol gaveman cares not to deign his comments to particular people on this thread. As if thinks talking in the thread in general fools anyone.
But it doesn't matter, as his argument is puerile.
Al Gore made a butt-load of money selling out his TV network to an oil emir, after having made butt-loads of money talking up global warming due to the use of those same fossil fuels.
But to the devoted that's capitalism... and a non-argument.
To the unjaundiced eye, that's hypocrisy.
To you, jealousy!
gcaveman1

Bay Springs, MS

#40315 Oct 5, 2013
my eyes hurt from reading denier bullshit
SpaceBlues

Houston, TX

#40316 Oct 5, 2013
ritedownthemiddle wrote:
<quoted text>LMAO!!!
You really are a certifiable lunatic[name calling]......as well as a pathalogical[sic] liar[name calling].
Where is evidence of his Nobel Prize[sic], mutt[name calling]?
He did not win a Nobel!! LOL.....how can you go on with your stupidity?
bwaaahahahahahhahaaa
WELP.

You should quit the forum now.

“Let's X Change!!”

Since: Feb 09

B4 HOPE Is Gone...

#40317 Oct 5, 2013
SpaceBlues wrote:
<quoted text>WELP.
You should quit the forum now.
Why, son? Don't like being called out on your lies?

You should research the Nobel Prize list of winners. You won't find Michael Mann's name anywhere on the list, mutt!

LOL
Mothra

Phoenix, AZ

#40318 Oct 5, 2013
OzRitz wrote:
<quoted text>
So what!, When Bush, Rumsfeld, Cheney & co decided a war with Iraq would be a good idea did any of his to level administration kids end up there ? I don't think so. Even the British Royals have sent their kids into any conflicts they have been involved in. Yet Cheney & co made huge profits off the backs of American lives lost in Iraq for no good reason. That's hypocrisy at its worst.
The concept of making money out of green is NO different than making money out of oil. Yet your lot can't handle that, get over it. All Al is doing is using the same system to drive his cause EXACTLY the same way that fossil money uses the system to drive their cause.
Try as you might to divert, but Al Gore is a global warming hypocrite.
Mothra

Phoenix, AZ

#40319 Oct 5, 2013
Patriot AKA Bozo wrote:
<quoted text>
To you, jealousy!
A couple of facts have been established:

Al Gore is a global warming hypocrite, and warmists cannot admit it.

Thanks for playing.
Lots of money to be made

Beckley, WV

#40320 Oct 5, 2013
SpaceBlues wrote:
<quoted text>What do you know? Where did you hear that?
From al gore.

Since: Mar 09

Wichita, KS

#40321 Oct 6, 2013
Mothra wrote:
<quoted text>
A couple of facts have been established:
Al Gore is a global warming hypocrite, and warmists cannot admit it.
Thanks for playing.
And you whine a lot because Al Gore is your only argument. You have little else.
gcaveman1

Bay Springs, MS

#40322 Oct 6, 2013
Maybe Mr. Gore is a hypocrite.

But if Mr. Gore plows that $70 million back into climate change education and action, that would probably remove any residual hypocrisy.

Maybe that's what bothers denialists, other than that they have no other argument to make.

Maybe Al Gore is a bad, bad little boy, but that doesn't change the fact that the Earth is warming, we are causing it, and there are things we can do to stop it.
gcaveman1

Bay Springs, MS

#40323 Oct 6, 2013
The oceans are more acidic now than they have been for at least 300m years, due to carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels, and a mass extinction of key species may already be almost inevitable as a result, leading marine scientists warned on Thursday.

An international audit of the health of the oceans has found that overfishing and pollution are also contributing to the crisis, in a deadly combination of destructive forces that are imperilling marine life, on which billions of people depend for their nutrition and livelihood.

In the starkest warning yet of the threat to ocean health, the International Programme on the State of the Ocean (IPSO) said: "This [acidification] is unprecedented in the Earth's known history. We are entering an unknown territory of marine ecosystem change, and exposing organisms to intolerable evolutionary pressure. The next mass extinction may have already begun." It published its findings in the State of the Oceans report, collated every two years from global monitoring and other research studies.

Alex Rogers, professor of biology at Oxford University, said: "The health of the ocean is spiralling downwards far more rapidly than we had thought. We are seeing greater change, happening faster, and the effects are more imminent than previously anticipated. The situation should be of the gravest concern to everyone since everyone will be affected by changes in the ability of the ocean to support life on Earth."
gcaveman1

Bay Springs, MS

#40324 Oct 6, 2013
Deadly and destructive thunderstorms -- and the violent tornadoes they produce -- are forecast to see a "robust" increase across parts of the U.S. in upcoming decades because of climate change, says a new, first-of-its-kind study published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Springtime severe thunderstorms could increase by as much as 40% over the eastern U.S.(roughly from the Rockies to the Atlantic) by the end of the century, says lead author Noah Diffenbaugh of Stanford University.

The study is one of the first that's found such a link between climate change and severe storms. Most previous research has been inconclusive.

In recent years, severe storms and tornadoes have produced more destruction than any other weather phenomena and are typically one of the main causes of catastrophic losses in the U.S. Of the 11 weather disasters in 2012 that led to at least $1 billion in damages, seven were caused by severe thunderstorms and tornadoes..

“Let's X Change!!”

Since: Feb 09

B4 HOPE Is Gone...

#40325 Oct 6, 2013
http://toryaardvark.com/2013/03/25/10-myths-a...

Just wondering......if man made co2 emissions are destroying the world, does anyone wonder, and hope, the devastation could be delayed or averted if the government shutdown could last a little longer?

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