Two Steps Back

American Idol’s Simon Cowell gives this a big "thumbs down!" Well, this stinks! Just days after I praised "Big Oil" for changing their views on fossil-fuel emissions and their impact upon global warming, an online article on British newspaper The Guardian reports that the American Enterprise Institute, an ExxonMobil-funded lobby group with close links to the Bush administration, offered a $10,000 bribe (each) to scientists & economists to torpedo a major climate change report due out this week from the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).