Mark Steyn reacts, recalling all the times the “feminist” “warmers” on the left called Curry a whore:
By “career suicide”, Dr Curry means that, if you dissent from the Big Climate orthodoxy, thug enforcers like Dr Michael E Mann will take the hockey stick to you until there’s nothing left. (…)
By “meager” scientific work, he means Judith Curry is the co-editor of The Encyclopedia of Atmospheric Sciences and the co-author of Thermodynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans and a member of the National Research Council’s Climate Research Committee – as opposed to running around falsely claiming to be a Nobel Laureate and playing Jessica Alba’s personal climatologist on a James Cameron crockumentary.
Like Mann, Senator Ed Markey of Massachusetts is a small, contemptible bully, albeit bulked up by the usual bloated retinue of staffers feeding him his talking points from behind his chair. But he too had imbibed the sexist condescension that attends Mann and his groupies. So, after blithely insulting her, the know-nothing senator was astonished to find that she was disinclined to sit there and take it…