Climate Change – don’t leave home without it…
“For researchers it offers generous funding, recognition and personal importance. For the media it is dramatic stories. For politicians it’s green votes and popularity. For the financial sector it promises huge profits….”
The integrity of our most important tool for understanding is being destroyed and it’s time to recognize and address it.
Guest essay by Walter Starck
We humans have a remarkable ability to rationalize whatever benefits us personally or that we find satisfying emotionally. Climate change has found strong resonance with different interests for different reasons. For researcher it offers generous funding, recognition and personal importance. For the media it is dramatic stories. For politicians it’s green votes and popularity. For the financial sector it promises huge profits. For businesses there is the prospect of getting in early on booming growth plus the added bonus of attractive subsidies. For activists it affords attention and donations. For bureaucrats it’s authority and budgets. For everyone it also promises a hard to resist sense of importance and moral righteousness.
Of all the areas of human endeavor science has been uniquely successful in establishing the preeminence…
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Pope: Human actions are turning Earth into ‘immense pile of filth’ …
Does the Pope count his lifestyle as a “filth” generating entity?
Earth worship and Misanthropy – The new hip religions.
Aztec priests believed that sacrifice was needed to control the climate.
The Dalai Lama also says humans need to make sacrifices to control the climate. He believes that reliance on God is “very illogical” – but building windmills will stop the 20,000 year long process of glacial melt.
The Pope also believes that sacrifice is needed to control the climate, and has teamed up with Barack Obama to “make electricity prices skyrocket” – thus sacrificing the future of billions of poor people.
Climate experts now declare every weather event to be the most extreme ever, many times before they even happen. Then they blame the imaginary record event on “climate change.” That is Jeff Masters’ standard operating procedure.
But this is nothing new. Experts have suffered these same delusions for centuries.
It is the same unscientific, superstitious attitude which has lead to witch burning and human sacrifice in the past. There is no science behind these claims, just opportunistic misinterpretation of data by people with an agenda.