IPCC Calls Off Planetary Emergency?: The IPCC, the UN Panel that has led the world in sounding the alarm over global warming, seems to have downgraded AGW (Anthropogenic--or human caused--Global Warming) from a crisis to a serious concern. More here.
For years the fact that global temperatures have not risen for what is now 15 years has been one of those facts that is only mentioned on the right. Now it seems to have gone on so long that even the Global Warming Industrial Complex can't ignore it. Let the long climb down begin.