Daily Archives: August 13, 2010


I’ve often said that the modern global warming era starts in 1975. Denialists seem to love to accuse me of cherry-picking that time. In fact I’ve received some really nasty comments to that effect, most of which went straight into the trash-bin. The fact is that I didn’t pick 1975 out of thin air, nor is it cherry-picked. It’s an estimate of the time at which the trend in global temperature took its modern value. I’m not interested in answering fabricated, ignorant objections. But sincerely interested readers might want to know where the 1975 comes from.

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Mister Cherry

Steve Goddard has a new post at WUWT in which he accuses the National Wildlife Federation of “stretching the truth.” It turns out he’s stretching things himself.

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