Hahahaha. I would HOPE the oceans are warmer than the atmosphere. Otherwise there'd be "global warming" occurring. BTW, don't tell anyone I told you this, but, there's a bunch of underwater volcanoes taking place right now. Shhhhhhhh. I think the lava might be, you know, heating the water up.<quoted text>
Well, the old earthworm surfaced once more. Watch out for the early birds!
The heat content of the oceans is approximately 90 times that of the atmosphere. Since the oceans have been gaining heat it is erronious to say that global warming has paused. Here is a graph showing the state of the oceans:
Proving that some folks will try anything to deny the facts.