> Lou Talman Posted: Dec 21, 2009 12:44 AM > >> As the creationists are fond of saying, "This is only a >> theory." > > Let's compare theories. Lou, what is your theory about why the > CRU broke the law by first not responding to FOI demands and then by > throwing away data rather than revealing it to other scientists? > > My theory is that they had something to hide. Or, to put it > another way, throwing away data, like making up data, is just > another way of perpetrating fraud.
That some folks misbehaved doesn't change facts. Your creationist- like theory doesn't deal with all the other people whose results agree. Are they *all* conspiring?
But then, you never have let fact interfere with your idiology.
- --Lou Talman Department of Mathematical & Computer Sciences Metropolitan State College of Denver