completely offtopic but `hoi' in `hoi polloi' is an article, therefore adding `the' is somewhat redundant
Looking back on the earth's climate history, it's apparent that there's no such thing as an optimal temperature — a climate at which everything is just right. The current alarm rests on the false assumption not only that we live in a perfect world, temperaturewise, but also that our warming forecasts for the year 2040 are somehow more reliable than the weatherman's forecast for next week.
In the realm of scientific observation, luck is granted only to those who are prepared. - Louis Pasteur