|There are most definitely mad inventors: imagine how|
the operator of this machine is going to dismount!
It was written in 2009, and published once before in a defunct blog. I have pulled it out and polished it up a bit, because regrettably, most of it still holds true, except that now the mad pollies who formerly foamed in the background have now taken charge.
An idiot who shall remain nameless has just burst onto the airwaves with his news that a conference he attended was told that solar flares account better for global warming, so before we do anything, the scientists have some explaining to do.
I wonder why there have been no studies of mad politicians. It certainly isn't for lack of material!
A couple of hours after posting this, I found this account of shonky doings behind the climate change deniers, here in New Zealand. Read it, and get mad!