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Search for truth or quest for power

  1. Dec 2, 2005 #1
    The title of the thread is from the quote:

    As I'm trying to mitigate a deluge of climate alarms in the adjacent forum perhaps it may be time to understand what is really going on. That's why it's basically social science, understanding group behavior perhaps. Before I continue, please understand that I'm not pointing fingers. Just observing and trying to understand what's really going on.

    May I quote a part of Michael Crightons "state of fear" ending with a question:

    Now which theory was that?
     
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  3. Dec 2, 2005 #2

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    This could almost have been global warming [rather the denial of global warming, now called GCC] but with a twist. Because of the potential implication of pending doom, for decades the evidence was largely dismissed by the public and until recently, many scientists. Anyone supporting the enviromental movement was labeled a tree hugger. It was fear.
     
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  4. Dec 3, 2005 #3
    Actually what I left out at the "..........." was:

    Nevertheless interesting. Would the climate-skeptism be associated with:

    or would climate skeptisism be associated with:

    Here the page:
    http://www.crichton-official.com/fear/index.html

    The theory was

    Don't shoot the messenger.
     
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