Author Archives: David Ross

A Reply to Kelly Anspaugh

I see my comment in the second article of this blog was prescient. Like a bad penny, Kelly Anspaugh was also at Crock of the Week. And after a year of blog inactivity, you show up to comment within days … Continue reading

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The Walter White of Climatology

What do Michael Mann and Walter White have in common? Walter White is a fictional character in the award winning television series Breaking Bad (and if you haven’t seen it, I recommend it. This article does not contain spoilers). White … Continue reading

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A Mann for all seasons

On July 10th 2012, in the midst of a heatwave, Michael Mann was interviewed by Bruce DePuyt and Bob Ryan (video timestamp 23:16). [Direct link to video] DEPUYT: Our guest today, Michael Mann, a climate scientist and researcher at Penn … Continue reading

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Fakegate and the Mann vs Steyn Case

A Timeline I’m very pleased to learn that Peter [Gleick] has been exonerated. Dr. Michael Mann. SUMMARY At the end of 2010 Gleick wrote an article in Forbes “Climate B.S.* of the Year Award”. As well as listing all the … Continue reading

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Blogging “Hiatus”

Some people have made the ridiculous claim that there has been a “pause” or “hiatus” in my blogging or even that it has stopped. To do this they resort to the most deceptive kind of statistical manipulation. They cherry pick … Continue reading

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Outrageous and incorrect claims about aliens

Greg Laden likes to malign those who are skeptical about catastrophic man-made global warming. He recently wrote about a post by Anthony Watts, that reported on a claim that extra-terrestrial life had been discovered in a meteorite. Watts was skeptical … Continue reading

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Is Michael Mann a Zebra or the Walter White of Climatology? Part 2

This is the second part. If you haven’t read Part 1, you should probably go there first. A quick recap of Part 1: Michael E. Mann is suing some of his critics for defamation. Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) … Continue reading

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