18 Apr '11, 3pm

Climate

Mr Revkin brings up a interesting problem in his response – which is basically the “hey don’t shoot the messenger” defense that I think at some level is perfectly justified but also problematic in the following sense. There are really, two Andy Revkins, at least in this big snarl we could call the media universe or electrosphere or whatever. One is a knowledgeable, measured guy who spends an inordinate amount of time sniffing the ether and is an extremely effective guide to the myriad sources of data and opinion available on a spectrum of topics that we lump together under “environment”. And those of us who are actually busy doing other things like sleeping and researching and teaching depend on him as a source of information. But there’s another Andy Revkin who works for the New York Times, a paper that has, last I checked (@!#$!! paywall!), this little box on the front p...

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