|Senator Inhofe talar vid klimatförvillarkonferensen. Bilden från S.K. Johnsson.|
So Heartland’s “International Conference on Climate Change” wasn't an academic event—but that wasn't what attendees wanted. They wanted to hear satisfying digs at their opponents. They wanted to shake hands with the celebrities of the climate “skeptic” blogosphere. They wanted to walk away feeling that authoritative experts had affirmed their views on climate change—the hoax, the scam, the big government power grab. On those grounds, the conference delivered.