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If This Were to Be Played Upon the Stage, I Would Condemn It at Once as an Improbable Fiction...

I am completely bemused. This is either a proof of the existence or of the nonexistence of God, depending on your taste.

Stanford's Ken Caldeira attacks:

Yale Climate 360: The main misrepresentation [of my work and my beliefs by Steve Levitt and Steve Dubner] is the quote [in Superfreakonomics] that says that CO2 is not “the right villain”.... [P]ull back to the case of the biosphere taking up 70 percent of CO2--well, yes, we have a published study that said that. It also... [said we] risk melting Antarctica.... [T]here is a selective use of quotes. If you spend several hours talking to somebody and they take a half-dozen things and put it in a book, then it’s going to be in the context and framing of arguments that the authors are trying to make... very different from the context and framing that I would put those same facts in... So I think that the casual reader can [get]... a misimpression of what I believe and what I feel about things...

And Steve Dubner counterattacks:

The Anatomy of a Smear: Most gravely, we stand accused of misrepresenting the views of one of the most respected climate scientists on the scene, [Ken Caldeira,] whom we interviewed extensively. If everything they said was actually true, it would indeed be a damning indictment. But it’s not...

The world is indeed a most remarkable place...

On second thought, this is definitely a conclusive proof of the existence of Coyote...

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