Global warming stopped 16 years ago
This nonsense claim was made on the basis of a claimed MET release by David Rose in the Daily Mail and picked up by the usual local idiot blogs – Catallaxy and, of course, Andrew Bolt.
This is the official MET rebuttal. Carbon Brief provides a complete rebuttal. I haven’t noticed a retraction at either of the local sites I mention.
These types of denialist distortions get repeated every few months. It is important to point out that they are distortions every time they occur.
Meanwhile Alan Jones has been ordered to do a course on truth-telling. Definitely a step forward. (2104)