Former Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley (Photo credit Montgomery County Sheriff’s office), April 10, 2017

Hypocrisy Sampler: April 2017 Edition


WC has long abandoned the Hypocrite of the Month feature; it was too difficult to single one prize-winning specimen out of the throngs of examples. And it was pretty depressing to sort through all that hypocrisy every month. But the times have changed and rampant hypocrisy now seems to be the new normal. So WC…

Credit: Alexander Gabyshev, Research Institute of Applied Ecology of the North

Yet Another Letter to Sen. James Inhofe


Dear Senator Inhofe: You are famously a denier of anthropogenic climate change. You’re the author of The Greatest Hoax: How the Global Warming Conspiracy Threatens Your Future, a title that is perhaps unintentionally ironic. The greatest hoax, as things have developed since, is your claim of a giant conspiracy. I’m writing to make certain you have heard about…