Re: Traitors to the Cause
Re: Traitors to the Cause [Jonah Goldberg]
I'm with Mark on this one. If the MSM applied 1/100th of the skepticism they reserved for, say, Bush's Social Security privatization or even the Iraq War, to climate change we'd all be in better shape today. From my column when the CRU scandal broke:
How big a scandal this is for the scientific community is being hotly debated on the Internet. But in big newspapers and TV news, the story has gotten less attention. And that’s a scandal, too. The New York Times’s leading climate reporter, Andrew Revkin (whose name appears in some of the e-mails), won’t publish the contents of the e-mail on the grounds it would violate the scientists’ privacy. Can anyone imagine the Times being so prissy if such damning e-mails were from ExxonMobil, never mind Dick Cheney?...
Read the whole article: http://corner.nationalreview.com/post/?q=YTkyYjI5NTM4Y2JhODM5Zjg2NzNjMjEwZWI1NmUwOWU=