The message of Coburn’s report is the message of Sarah Palin’s slams against the media is the message of the right-wing blogosphere’s mockery of climate scientists is the message of Wisconsin governor Scott Walker’s attacks on public-school teachers is the message of Maggie Gallagher’s attacks on gay couples that want to get married: These alleged “experts” don’t really know anything. Not only that, they think you’re stupid...
...Whatever you do, don’t look at the data. Keep your eye on the sick shrimp on the treadmills, the towel-folding robots, and the Jell-O wrestlers at McMurdo station.
Friday, May 27, 2011
From Why the GOP Hates the National Science Foundation [NeuroTribes]: