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A New Tactic in the Climate Wars: The Heartland Institute deploys the personae of Ted Kaczynski, Osama bin Laden...

Heartland Institute A billboard campaign: Ted Kaczynski, whose homemade bombs killed 3 people and wounded 23. Drivers cruising along Chicago’s inbound Eisenhower Expressway on Friday may have been surprised to see Ted Kaczynski, the so-called Unabomber, staring at them from a massive billboard. “I still believe in global warming. Do you?” the billboard read in large maroon letters. Just below is the Web address www.heartland.org . Hours later, the digital billboard was gone. It seems that the ad campaign, sponsored by the conservative Heartland Institute, had bombed. “We know that our billboard angered and disappointed many of Heartland’s friends and supporters, but we hope they understand what we were trying to do with this experiment,” the institute said late Friday afternoon said in a statement. “We do not apologize for running the ad, and we will continue to experiment...

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