Yeah, this reminds me of the "Windows XP's Raw Sockets will destroy the Internet!" hype.
"What is clear after going through all of this research is that the Greenland icesheet melting very urgently needs to be understood. In particular in contemplating tar-sands, coal-to-liquids, etc, as solutions to peak oil, we need to understand what gamble with the ice sheet we are making, exactly. Many of these solutions, especially CTL, can make the problem oh so much worse.
If you push the "extra ice" button on the soft drink vending machine, you won't get any ice. If you push the "no ice" button, you'll get ice, but no cup.