Ghosts and Global Warming

Interesting figures here from the Pew Research Center on declining faith in the religion of global warming apocalyptic, with only 36% of those surveyed agreeing there is good evidence the world is warming because of human activity. As Watts Up With That notes, this is about the same as the number of people who believe …

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Free Stuff

Nothing is free. ‘It’s free’ just means ‘Someone else has paid for it.’ ‘It should be free’ means ‘Someone else should pay for it.’ The question to ask is always ‘Why?’ Why should somone else pay for it? I have discussed this before in relation to public transport and daycare. No one minds helping people …

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Deltoid Again

Like it or not, Tim Lambert is one of Australia’s leading left wing bloggers. I don’t like it, because Lambert’s approach to debate is so often simply to mock or belittleĀ  people with whom he disagrees. His ongoing vicious attacks on Professor Ian Plimer, including repeated accusations of plagiarism, are a perfect example. So while …

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