"Reporters, much like politicians, like to feel they are helping to make history, and get excited by subjects they knew nothing about until last Wednesday." Peter Hitchens
Monday, September 10, 2007
Now they're modelling polar bears
'US predicts polar bear meltdown' howls the BBC. Of course, the prediction is based on climate models, which means there's an excellent chance that by the end of the century the polar bears will be masters of the Earth. But, even if it is true, as anyone who got here via Small Dead Animals already knows, it's not such a big deal.