Yesterday, I noticed this in the UK Gaurdian re. The Heartland Institute’s ongoing travails:
A number of other experts meanwhile began cutting their ties with Heartland, according to a tally kept by a Canadian blogger BigCityLiberal.
But I noted that they just linked to my blog front page. So I thought I would work up a proper tally . . . → Read More: BigCityLib Strikes Back: Just Who Has Bailed On The Heartland Institute?
Gives me a nice cite and link. But my favorite bit is the opening line:
More than a week after it was abandoned, the Heartland Institute’s controversial billboard campaign – linking global warming belief with mass murder – continues drawing strong reactions
Because keeping the story alive was one of the reasons behind the whole exercise. Another being . . . → Read More: BigCityLib Strikes Back: Washington Post Picks Up Chris Landsea Story
As readers might know, I have been contacting scientists/academics on the Heartland Institute Expert list and asking if, in light of the Institute’s billboard fiasco, they intend to remain on said list. This afternoon I received the following response from research meteorologist Chris Landsea:
Dear M.J. Murphy, I recall that several years ago that Heartland had . . . → Read More: BigCityLib Strikes Back: Chris Landsea Dumps Heartland