Thursday, October 12, 2006

The Battle Between Hypocrisy and Venality

The hypocritical>> A well-known liberal blogger David Roberts, wrote in the online publication Gristmill on September 19, 2006, "It's about the climate-change "denial industry," which most of you are probably familiar with. When we've finally gotten serious about global warming, when the impacts are really hitting us and we're in a full worldwide scramble to minimize the damage, we should have war crimes trials for these bastards -- some sort of climate Nuremberg.” ( )

The Venal>> The use of Holocaust terminology has drawn the ire of Roger Pielke, Jr. of the University of Colorado's Center for Science and Technology Policy Research. “The phrase ‘climate change denier’ is meant to be evocative of the phrase ‘holocaust denier,’” Pielke, Jr. wrote on October 9, 2006 (


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