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To: Cincinatus' Wife
Ah. The old cool the past trick. We've seen this before:

If I remember correctly, the leaked CRU source code also showed past temperatures being adjusted downward as well.
9 posted on 09/28/2012 3:32:07 AM PDT by BinaryBoy (I'm anti-socialism because I'm anti-slavery.)
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To: BinaryBoy; rockinqsranch; All
.....The Third Way

"............No matter how great the crimes progressives commit, no matter how terrible the future they labor to create, no matter how devastating the catastrophes they leave behind, the world outside the faith seems ever ready to forgive them their "mistakes" and to grant them the grace of "good intentions."

.....The first truth about leftist missionaries, about believing progressives, is that they are liars. But they are not liars in the ordinary way, which is to say by choice. They are liars by necessity—often without even realizing that they are. Because they also lie to themselves. It is the political lie that gives their cause its life.

Why, for example, if you were one of them, would you tell the truth? If you were serious about your role in humanity's vanguard, if you had the knowledge (which others did not), that you were certain would lead them to a better world, why would you tell them a truth that they could not "understand" and that would hold them back?

If others could understand your truth, you would not think of yourself as a "vanguard." You would no longer inhabit the morally charmed world of an elite, whose members alone can see the light and whose mission is to lead the unenlightened towards it. If everybody could see the promised horizon and knew the path to reach it, the future would already have happened and there would be no need for the vanguard of the saints.

That is both the ethical core and psychological heart of what it means to be a part of the left. That is where the gratification comes from. To see yourself as a social redeemer. To feel anointed. In other words: To be progressive is itself the most satisfying narcissism.

That is why it is of little concern to them that their socialist schemes have run aground, burying millions of human beings in their wake. That is why they don't care that their panaceas have caused more human suffering than all the injustices they have ever challenged. That is why they never learn from their "mistakes." That is why the continuance of Them is more important than any truth.........."

11 posted on 09/28/2012 4:01:08 AM PDT by Cincinatus' Wife
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To: theKid51; Apple Blossom


14 posted on 09/28/2012 4:14:14 AM PDT by bmwcyle (Corollary - Electing the same person over and over and expecting a different outcome is insanity)
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To: BinaryBoy

Obozo toadies are doing the same trick with the unemployment figures too.

18 posted on 09/28/2012 4:46:19 AM PDT by Texas Fossil (Government, even in its best state is but a necessary evil; in its worst state an intolerable one)
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To: BinaryBoy; Cincinatus' Wife

...i wish more people knew about this.
thanks to both of you, for helping to educate people.
3 degree DROP statewide, in only 7 years... “Hide the Decline” in “global warming”.

Changing Tides: Research Center Under Fire for ‘Adjusted’ Sea-Level Data (The hoax continues)

24 posted on 09/28/2012 6:53:03 AM PDT by Elendur (It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. - Thomas Jefferson)
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