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Oldest rhetorical trick in the book: Attack the Messenger.

And we have a Real World example of why it is the oldest rhetorical trick in the book: it works.

All the work the IPCC has done is now tainted.  Might as well toss it in the trash can and restart.  

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Tue Nov 24th, 2009 at 12:44:31 PM EST

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