Sat, 2006-04-08 12:51Ross Gelbspan
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A Masterpiece of Will-ful Misinformation

George Will's column reads like a farce.  He parrots arguments  advanced by the industry-paid skeptics at least 10 years ago – most of which have long since been abandoned by the skeptics themselves.  A fuller, more thoughtful rebuttal, published on the “Media Matters” website, follows Will's column below.

Fri, 2006-04-07 17:53Jim Hoggan
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SUV's Outperform Hybrids in Energy Lifecycle: Interesting if True

An autmotive industry number cruncher called CNW Marketing Research has announced a study which claims that, “dust to dust,” high-polluting SUV's consume less energy than high-mileage hybrids. The CNW report claims to have calculated total energy consumption in the full lifecycle of an automobile, including construction and disposal, and concluded that SUVs have an energy advantage over gas-electric hybrids.

Fri, 2006-04-07 17:39Richard Littlemore
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Michael Crichton Rebuffed, Specifically and Conclusively

If Michael Crichton still claimed any credibility anywhere for his counter-climate change fantasies, this should finish it nicely.
Fri, 2006-04-07 06:26Richard Littlemore
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Seven Signs of Phoney Science

Thanks to Erin Jeffries for spotting this piece on the seven signs of phoney science.

1. The discoverer pitches the claim directly to the media.

Thu, 2006-04-06 21:31Richard Littlemore
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Another Compilation of Sobering Climate Stories

Kudos to Steven Hume of the Vancouver Sun, always a voice of conscience in a corporate storm, for this climate change wrap.

From the Vancouver Sun:

Let's comme

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