...the assertion of manmade climate change met a perfect storm.
First, several high academic priests of global warming were discredited. Leaked e-mails at East Anglia University in the United Kingdom revealed doctored evidence, personal vendettas and cover-ups among scientists.
More recently, the U.N.'s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change admitted it had relied on faulty information, leading it to make inflated claims on impending manmade warming disasters involving Himalayan glaciers.
But here's Mr. Hanson as his alter-ego, on the advisory board of Californians for Population Stabilization, a weird anti-immigrant fringe group...
...who are running ads blaming immigrants for California's rather large carbon footprint. So which is it, Mr. Hanson: is Global Warming a commie hoax or the fault of dark-skinned interlopers? It can't be both.