HERE THAT neither Al Gore nor James Hansen* is a climatologist. Gore, as is well known, is a divinity school dropout, while Hansen is, if memory serves, a statistician.
Statisician: someone who lies incredibly well with figures.
Er… yes. Something like that.
So it is of passing interest that, when climatologists do get together and natter on the subject, they come to conclusions such as…
There is now irrefutable scientific evidence that far from global warming the earth has now entered a period of global cooling which will last at least for the next two decades.
*Hansen is the rogue NASA researcher who is the world’s principal proponent of the catastrophic anthropogenic global warming (CAGW) conjecture. (It’s not even well-enough organized to be a hypothesis, let alone a theory.)