Climate Zombies Need More than a Double Tap

There is no other plausible explanation for global warming except us.

Climate Denial Crock of the Week

In the movie  ‘ZombieLand”, a key plot device and running joke is that, when killing the undead, it’s always best to “double tap” – make sure with an extra shot or bat to the noggin.
But movie zombies are wimps compared to climate zombies, which keep coming back to life within weeks every time they are put down.
Case in point, the current nonsense about, once again, a “new ice age” that the science denial crowd is flinging around, and mainstream media has shamefully parroted.  Knowing that your crazy uncle will be sending you an email blast on this, I’ve put this together, once again.

In a nutshell, we are told that the sun may be in for a period of sunspot quiescence similar to that seen during the “Little Ice Age” of the 17th to 19th century.

Joe Romm had the patience to put up a helpful post on…

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My work background is in operational meteorology and in my career I have been involved in forecasting for everything from bananas to jumbo jets.I joined the Met Office 1974 as an observer at Glasgow Airport. After training as a forecaster, I worked as an Operational aviation forecaster at various defence sites and airports. In 1982, I moved to Glasgow Weather Centre as a forecaster and STV broadcaster till 1988. He then took up a post as Senior Forecaster London Weather Centre, then Senior Forecaster ITV where I qualified as a trainer in presentation techniques for the ITV Association. After being diagnosed with MS, he moved into management and became Head of London Weather Centre in 1997 followed by a period of front-line management for Southern England and Europe covering London and Cardiff Weather Centres and the Met Offices on defence stations from Akrotiri in Cyprus to St Mawgan in Cornwall. He took up the post of Met Office Chief Advisor for Scotland & Northern Ireland in March 2008 and moved to Edinburgh. I retired in September 2014. My one claim to fame is once performed a comedy sketch on TV with Manuel (Andrew Sachs) from Fawlty Towers in support of Comic Relief.

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