Tagged: Tim Ball

Climateballs: O’Sullivan strikes again - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Feb 23, 2014

John O’Sullivan — the pseudosceptic who is serially and persistently wrong about almost everything he chooses to write about, and who has made a career out of misrepresenting his own abilities and qualifications — is at it again. In a “review” of a new book by Canadian denier Tim Ball (left), O’Sullivan1 writes: The courage […] … Read More

Recursive lying: Monckton rails against liars by telling lies - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Mar 03, 2013

“Potty peer” Chris Monckton has reacted to criticism of his threats to sue Australian academics by doubling down on his commitment to pursue legal action. In a typically overblown piece at an Australian sceptic site, Monckton tries to reassure the faithful that their guru has not gone off the rails: Going to court is the [...] … Read More

Leyland joins the über cranks: signs up with serial liar O’Sullivan’s vanity “science” group - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Dec 04, 2012

Bryan “the cooling is coming” Leyland, energy and economics spokesman for the NZ Climate “Science” Coalition, affiliate of various other coalitions, and a man with a penchant for writing to the UN Secretary General1, has joined Principia Scientific International, the internet home for the bewildered and deluded set up by John O’Sullivan, and chaired by [...] … Read More

So many lies — and the liar who tells them - Hot Topic

Gareth Renowden Jul 04, 2011

A headline caught my attention yesterday: Shock News: Disgraced Climategate Scientist Made Top UN Weatherman. It popped up all over the crank web. Climate Realists seemed to get it first, then Morano’s Climate Depot, and soon it was at the gloriously titled “CO2 Insanity“, ICECAP.us and many, many more. Here’s the intro and first sentence: [...] … Read More