[Paleopsych] More on global warming

Christian Rauh christian.rauh at uconn.edu
Sat Jan 22 21:16:44 UTC 2005

I am very cynical of any (anti) theory about global warming that 
receives lobbying efforts from industry. For the latest effort of 
corporations to keep on warming the place:

Americans are trying to discredit me, claims Chief Scientist
By Steve Connor, Science Editor

17 January 2005

The Government's chief scientific adviser is being aggressively targeted 
by American lobbyists trying to discredit his view that man-made 
pollution is behind global warming.




A little patience, and we shall see the reign of witches pass over,
their spells dissolve, and the people, recovering their true sight,
restore their government to its true principles. It is true that in
the meantime we are suffering deeply in spirit, and incurring the
horrors of a war and long oppressions of enormous public debt......
If the game runs sometimes against us at home we must have patience
till luck turns, and then we shall have an opportunity of winning
back the principles we have lost, for this is a game where
principles are at stake.

         - Thomas Jefferson, from a letter he sent in 1798 after
                             the passage of the Sedition Act


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