I hope out Parliamentary Committee hearings in New Zealand don’t get this silly.
Here’s an argument against climate change made last year to a hearing in the US House Subcommittee on Energy and the Environment by Republican John Shimkus
This was followed by a little exchange with “expert witness” Lord Monckton. These global warming deniers made a novel argument that because plants need carbon dioxide for photosynthesis, limiting our man-made carbon dioxide emissions would actually kill the world’s plants:
Thanks to Progress Illinois Shimkus: Capping C02 Emissions Will “Take Away Plant Food”