Remembering the Corruption of the IPCC Paleoclimate Chapter
With the economy booming and unemployment low, the Democratic Party has decided to make "Climate Change" a central feature of its 2020 campaign. Environmental fear-mongering is reaching levels not seen in the United States since the late '90s and 2000s. During that time, failed presidential candidate Al Gore tried his hand at being a movie director. His ironically-named film, An Inconvenient Truth, prominently featured the infamous "hockey stick" graph which purported to show that current levels of warmth were unprecedented in human history. The climate scientist who concocted the faulty graph, Michael E Mann (depicted) recently made headlines for himself by defending Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her Green New Deal proposal.
It is worth remembering who Michael Mann is, in case the Democratic Party decides to turn him into a celebrity or begins referring to him as a "leading expert" on the topic of Climate Change. Mann was the man who helped the IPCC get rid of an inconvenient truth: the historical record indicates that temperatures in the Middle Ages were warm enough that Norse Vikings were able to till the soil and produce crops in Greenland. Until the l