Activist Al Gore bumps into another Inconvenient Truth

He’s been playing loose with the numbers in his speeches at Copenhagen:

“It’s unclear to me how this figure was arrived at,” Dr Maslowski said. “I would never try to estimate likelihood at anything as exact as this.”

Mr Gore’s office later admitted that the 75 per cent figure was one used by Dr Maslowksi as a “ballpark figure” several years ago in a conversation with Mr Gore.

Maslowski is the climatologist whose work Gore bungled to make a sensationalized point at the conference.

Read more about it from the Times Online.


  1. Some non-hysterical reading.

  2. *snicker*

    You guys are having to do so much CYA this week! It’s fun to watch.