Ooooh! It's the biggest conspiracy in human history! By the sheer scale of it, I wager it must have been perpetrated by the Illuminati, the Masons, the Elders of Zion and the New World Order all at once, because each of these organizations hate the fossil fuel industry as they're handsomely funded by the scary-powerful alternative energy lobby. Luckily, it has now been exposed by a handful of diligent bloggers, with no connection to any polluting industry at all. Because everyone knows blog posts have more weight than peer-reviewed scientific papers. </sarcasm>
The Heartland Institute published Watts' preliminary report on weather station data, titled Is the U.S. Surface Temperature Record Reliable?. Watts has been featured as a speaker at Heartland Institute's International Conference on Climate Change, for which he acknowledges receiving payment.
Documents obtained from the Heartland Institute and made public in February 2012 reveal that the Institute had agreed to help Watts raise $88,000 to set up a website,(...)
So, paid for by a fine organization that, apart from the climate change thing, is also known for denying the health effects of second-hand tobacco smoke, promoting franking, and openly advocating free-market environmentalism? A likely story!
So, not invented here rarely makes sense with RedHat
NIH rarely makes sense anywhere, yet people are doing it everywhere. It's just that much more fun to create one's own code base and fix one's own bugs than to learn someone else's and do their homework for them. Own farts smell better...
On a American flight the passenger next to me went ballistic and very loudly demanded to be reseated, because I was wearing perfume.
This can actually be a pretty serious issue for people with asthma - just sayin'...
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Yes, but the corporations don't come and shoot you if you don't choose to give them your money.
Those who do not learn from history...