” …Until very recently, all the mainstream media sources on the alarmist wing of the global warming theory were apt to agree with one another no matter what, but now, at last, when somebody announces that the oceans will soon be 30 feet over the heads of our grandchildren, there is a welcome new reluctance to accept the mere assertion as evidence in itself. Getting a bit frail in my old age, I never thought I’d live to see the day when the Guardian told the BBC to stop cooking the books. But it happened.
There was a time when Attenborough would have rather made his own blunder than just read out the blunder that was handed to him. When it comes to these great media personalities, their best work is often a little further back down the line…. “
No fool like an old fool!