The newspaper liberals love to love, the New York Times, just slammed Al Gore and his pack of extremist environmentalists for grossly exaggerating the facts of global warming.

.. part of [Al Gore’s] scientific audience is uneasy. In talks, articles and blog entries that have appeared since his film and accompanying book came out last year, these scientists argue that some of Mr. Gore’s central points are exaggerated and erroneous. They are alarmed, some say, at what they call his alarmism.

We’ve always known that Al Gore is a serial exaggerator. Say, remind me who invented the internet?

“I don’t want to pick on Al Gore,�? Don J. Easterbrook, an emeritus professor of geology at Western Washington University, told hundreds of experts at the annual meeting of the Geological Society of America. “But there are a lot of inaccuracies in the statements we are seeing, and we have to temper that with real data.�?

Since when was the urban myth of global warming ever interested in real data?

Kevin Vranes, a climatologist at the Center for Science and Technology Policy Research at the University of Colorado, said he sensed a growing backlash against exaggeration. While praising Mr. Gore for “getting the message out,�? Dr. Vranes questioned whether his presentations were “overselling our certainty about knowing the future.�?

You can fool all of the people some of the time, and some of the people all of the time, but you can’t fool all of the people all of the time. The legend of Global Warming is unraveling before our eyes.

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