Thursday, December 10, 2009

Is Tim Blair now editing for Fox News?

Tim Blair notes an Associated Press timeline of key dates in what it calls the History Of Global Warming.....

....and Blair invites readers "to submit their own key dates in warming history". Here's an important date the AP didn't include in that timeline, one Blair would rather not remind his readers of :
May, 2007 - Rupert Murdoch instructs shareholders and his newspaper and TV news editors that "climate change poses clear, catastrophic threats". Climate change tabloid fearmongery explodes across Murdoch's world media empire, as Murdoch pledges to create "carbon neutral" workplaces for all his journalists.
Meanwhile, some boring academic guy tries to use facts and science to debunk ClimateGate :