Tuesday, April 29, 2008
Tow the Global Warming Line..or Else
But now the institution in Fort Collins, Colo., where he has worked for nearly half a century, has told Gray it may end its support of his seasonal forecasting.
As he enters his 25th year of predicting hurricane season activity, Colorado State University officials say handling media inquiries related to Gray's forecasting requires too much time and detracts from efforts to promote other professors' work.
But Gray, a highly visible and sometimes acerbic skeptic of climate change, says that's a "flimsy excuse" for the real motivation — a desire to push him aside because of his global warming criticism.
Among other comments, Gray has said global warming scientists are "brainwashing our children."
It's never good science to punish those who stray from the politically correct line.
Labels: Science; Global Warming
Of course, I'm being a bit facetious, but there is some truth in this.
Did you ever read "The Puppet Masters?" I regret to advise that space aliens have already landed in Washington DC and usurped the bodies of everyone in government. This would explain alot don't you think?