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Global-warming deniers jump for joy every time there’s even a brief dip in generally upward trends
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By Pat Cunningham
Sept. 12, 2013 11:05 a.m.

One of the more peculiar aspects of global-warming denialism is that its apostles seem not to understand that the trend is not relentlessly upward.
As the chart above makes clear, the long-term upward trend has brief downward dips. But your typical right-wing zealot sees every such dip as proof positive that global-warming theories are a hoax perpetrated by wacko environmentalists.
The latest example of this phenomenon arises with a transitory change in the long-term melting of Arctic ice. THIS REPORT from one British newspaper debunks the nonsense peddled by two rival newspapers:

When it comes to climate science reporting, the ...
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