“I challenged Mr Gore about this in an interview for the BBC’s Newsnight programme in March. He responded, accurately, that scientists believe that CO2 is now driving climate change – but that was not what his misleading historical graph showed. And after the interview he and his assistant stood over me shouting that my questions had been scurrilous, and implying that I was some sort of climate- sceptic traitor.” Aldus BBC-journalist Roger Harrabin in een analyse van de negatieve effecten van de overdrijving door Gore in zijn veelbeken film An Inconvenient Truth.
“The judge listed nine areas where Mr Gore had swayed from the scientific consensus position, and it was the “errors” that made the headlines in the media. The man who brought the complaint, Stuart Dimmock, expressed his delight that this “shockumentary” had been exposed. Mr Dimmock is a member of the “New Party”, apparently funded by a businessman with a strong dislike of environmentalists and drink-drive laws.” De volledige analyse leest u hier.