Since she is the daughter of iconic filmmaker Michael Mann, it seems surprising that director Ami Canaan Mann's first screenplay would focus on a modern day train jumper musician who sneaks onto freight cars, armed with guitar and sterno...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Having screened earlier today at the Venice Film Festival and premiering tomorrow night, Jackie & Ryan, is the third feature from director Ami Canaan Mann (daughter of Michael Mann), which follows a train hopper, Ryan (British actor Ben Barnes), who is set on becoming a musician during the millennium's recession in Utah. Show More Summary
Jean S writes at Climate Audit: As most readers are aware, and stated in my post few hours after (ClimateGate) CG broke out, Mike’s Nature trick was first uncovered by UC here. He was able to replicate (visually perfectly) the smooths of MBH9x thereby showing that the smooths involved padding with the instrumental data. The…
Michael Mann, now feigning sensitivity towards Mark Steyn’s use of the word “fraudulent”, used identical language in the Climategate emails against critics without the slightest compunction. Mann’s hypocrisy has been widely noted. Unpublicized thus far is a discussion by EPA, in which EPA concluded that Mann’s accusations of “scientific fraud” were within the scope of […]
We’ve seen instances of this before – wishing disaster upon humanity so that it can be used for climate propaganda. However, this tweet from Greg Blanchette sent to the attention of Michael Mann and “get a vasectomy to save the … Continue reading ?
Dr. Michael Mann, one of the country’s leading climate scientists, has been harassed, threatened, and berated for his views that human actions are contributing to global climate change. But not just from anonymous commenters on websites — from leading publications like the National Review Online. After being compared to Jerry Sandusky and having the credibility […]
Mark Steyn has published his latest brief in his protracted court case with discredited climate scientist Michael Mann (who is suing him for libel) and it's a corker. Here's a sample: The audacity of the falsehoods in Mann's court pleadings is breathtaking. Show More Summary
Larry Clifton has suggested that Michael Mann’s law suit against the Competitive Enterprise Institute is ruining it for everyone, and a lot of his right wing conservative friends agree. But they are all wrong, so wrong that one wonders how they could be so wrong. It smells to me like willful ignorance. For people who…
Trevor Burrus The battle over climate-change science is heating up, so to speak, and it has moved to the courts. The defamation lawsuit brought by climatologist Dr. Michael E. Mann — one of the creators of the famed “hockey-stick graph”...Show More Summary
Many organizations and individuals have now filed amicus briefs in the case filed by climate scientist Michael Mann against bloggers, journalists and a think tank (the Competitive Enterprise Institute) that had published or linked to hostile commentary about him. Show More Summary
Mark Steyn has submitted an amicus curiae brief in the CEI/National Review -vs- Mann and it has some interesting language. Unfortunately, since it is a scan of printed document, rather than a PDF conversion, I can’t excerpt as easily, so … Continue reading ?
Credits: Michael Regan/Getty Images Alt Text: Jack Wilshere in action in the Emirates Cup Rumours swirl around the Emirates as Wenger admits that defender Vermaelen could leave Transfer Talk Bill Mann Friday, August 8, 2014 - 8:56am It's...Show More Summary
Put up your hand if you’ve been a follower of news about climate change in recent years and haven’t heard of the “hockey stick” graph. Nobody? No, didn’t think so. These graphs get their name because of their shape. They are reconstructions...Show More Summary
The National Review is a political magazine, and Mark Steyn, I think, writes for them (I really don’t keep track). A while back Steyn and/or the National Review made some seemingly very defamatory statements about Michael Mann, the climate scientist. Career-damaging really icky accusations of fraud and such. They were bogus accusations, but they were…
Credits: Michael Steele/Getty Images Alt Text: Liverpool transfer target Wilfried Bony Swansea may be prepared to sell Ivorian striker because transfer rumours have 'unsettled' the player Transfer Talk Bill Mann Tuesday, August 5, 2014...Show More Summary
Not just a Hockeystick, but borrowing from official CNN language last week, this appears to be the legal equivalent of a fstick. It is quite a read. McIntrye, McKittrick, Christy, and Andrew Montford among others are referenced. Excerpts: Critics of … Continue reading ?
Former 'Ant-Man' director Edgar Wright lines up another project, Michael Mann's 'Blackhat' gets a release window, and more!
Chris Hemswroth is seen working with director David Mann in the first photo from 'Blackhat', which was revealed at Comic-Con. [...]
Michael Mann has shot a new thriller starring Chris Hemsworth, which has most often been spoken of simply as the “Untitled Michael Mann Cyber-Thriller.” Now the film is called Blackhat (as foretold by a tweet not long ago) and Legendary debuted that title and a bit of footage today at Comic Con. Show More Summary
The giant monsters business is turning out to be a great one for Legendary. During the company’s Comic-Con International presentation […]