Re: [asa] Denyse O'Leary and Darwinism

From: PvM <pvm.pandas@gmail.com>
Date: Thu Dec 21 2006 - 23:36:48 EST

Seems Janice is quoting from Crichton. But I fail to see any
similarity between the UN's reporting and the behavior of the
Discovery Institute and its supporters.

Perhaps Janice can help us understand and explain?

Or perhaps not?

On 12/21/06, Janice Matchett <janmatch@earthlink.net> wrote:
>
> At 01:03 PM 12/21/2006, Sarah Berel-Harrop wrote:
>
> "... It never ceases to amaze me, the Discovery Institute's (and their
> supporters) standards. Basically, they excised words, phrases, and
> sentences, without ellipsis, and present it as a quote. ... It's just
> wrong, dishonest in my view. .." ~ Sarah Berel-Harrop
>
> @ "The [original UN] 1995 IPCC draft report said:
>
> "Any claims of positive detection of significant climate change are likely
> to remain controversial until uncertainties in the total natural variability
> of the climate system are reduced." It also said, "No study to date has
> positively attributed all or part of observed climate changes to
> anthropogenic causes."
>
> Those statements were removed, and in their place appeared:
>
> "The balance of evidence suggests a discernable human influence on
> climate."
>
> More:
> http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/1752276/posts?page=46#46
>
> ~ Janice ....It never ceases to amaze me, the Global Warming Hysterics
> (and their supporters) standards. Basically, they excised words, phrases,
> and sentences, without ellipsis, and present it as a quote. ....It's just
> wrong, dishonest in my view. .." :)
> http://releases.usnewswire.com/printing.asp?id=77195
>

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