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In Their Guts, They're Clearly Nuts

Here's a snippet from the Times dotearth blog about a gathering of skeptics at Copenhagan ...

Meanwhile, Claus Castenskiold, a retired gentleman farmer with connections to the Danish royal family, said that while he is not a scientist, he feels in his heart that the skeptics are right.

Remember Steve Stockman? Perhaps the most whacked of the Republican House class of 1994, which let's be honest is truly saying something. He bounced out of his Texas district after one term.

Here's there too ...

Steve Stockman, a former Congressman from Texas, put blinders over his eyes and pulled out a dollar bill as a way of deriding what was happening down the road at the Bella Center, where delegates are busy trying to find agreement on cuts to global greenhouse gas emissions and a treaty to combat climate change.

"If you want to read about global warming," he declared, "here's your equipment."

Yep, we're in good hands.