Louis M:

Very interesting…

Originally posted on Open Parachute:

You may have seen this before – but it’s worth repeating. We need reminding from time to time of the tactics used by those who seek to discredit science. Particularly, at the moment, climate science.

It’s a short video – but you get the picture. These people are carrying out a political campaign – they are not interested in truth or science. Their whole approach is to smear and attempt to discredit.

Remind you of anyone?

Thanks to: Americans Against the Tea Party who offer this description:

This video was filmed in Nashville TN. A group tied to the Koch Brothers associate Howie Rich trains Tea Partiers in “guerilla internet tactics.” The presenter instructs his audience to put up false book reviews, as well as give “bad ratings” to documentary films that are embarrassing to the Tea Party. This clip shows us just how twisted, and pathologically dishonest the Tea…

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    • Thanks for commenting. A few quick points:

      1) Yes I did watch the video. It was intended to be about science, more just an insight into the tactics of the likes of the Tea Party.

      2) It was re-blogged from Open Parachute (a science blog) – it wasn’t my writing. Re blogs don’t imply endorsements but are simply something that you may want to watch.

      Finally, the emails that I am trying to send to you are bouncing back. Can you please check your address?

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