Everything you know about climate comedy you learnt from me, and it was bollocks—Part I
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Everything you know about climate comedy you learnt from me, and it was bollocks—Part I

  What a fool I’ve been. What a handsome, persuasive fool. Don’t feel too bad if I fooled you too (which I did). Heck, I’m so charismatic I even fooled myself. But first, some basic definitions. The Science is the mythical evidence for the urgent net dangerousness of man-caused climate change. If males continue emitting … Continue reading

Fake News is for amateurs; the real money is in Fake History
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Fake News is for amateurs; the real money is in Fake History

  Think the global-warming wars are boring? Think climate science is a low-ante, “academic” debate? Think the never-ending, ever-impending trials of Rajendra Pachauri and Steyn/Simberg don’t really matter? Then the following post is for you. It doesn’t mention any of that stuff. Scepticus Augustus the Self-Introducing, Unique of my Name, King in the South-Southeast known … Continue reading

Honouring IIAWAM: ‘A social history of fear and loathing’
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Honouring IIAWAM: ‘A social history of fear and loathing’

Welcome to International Islamophobia Awareness Week Awareness Month proper. Without any ado: a story that already had an introduction. Oh, and don’t let the masthead put you off. Give it a chance and we think you’ll agree that—for a Guardian article—this is 6-sigma, ‘I-Can’t-Believe-It’s-Not-Brad!’ good. Not great, but… you know. ■ “Fear and loathing: a … Continue reading