It is time to stop quivering in our boots in pointless fear of the future and just roll up our sleeves and build it.
- Ray Pierrehumbert

Friday, March 20, 2009

OK, So...


The rest of the sad tale is here.

2 comments:

David B. Benson said...

:-)

*sigh*

bi -- International Journal of Inactivism said...

The professional climate inactivist movement -- as exemplified by the Heartland Institute, the Competitive Enterprise Institute, Rush Limbaugh, John Theon, etc. etc. etc. -- is an "entertainment industry"? I think that's giving the inactivist movement too much credit.

Because it's primarily a noise industry.

Or, to put it more diplomatically, it's a weird sort of advertisement industry which uses a cocktail of techniques culled from mainstream advertisers, online Viagra peddlers, and Alex Jones.

-- bi