Professor Carter did not deny he was being paid by The Heartland Institute, but would not confirm the amount, or if the think tank expected anything in return for its money.
''That suggestion is silly and offensive - a kindergarten level argument,'' Professor Carter told the Herald.
''Institutions or organisations simply pay for services rendered - in the same way that an architect is paid for their work, so are scientists,'' he said. ''What they may make any payment to me for, I'm not discussing with anybody outside of my family.''
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
But Maybe There Is Something to the Memo Claimed to Be Faked
OK, the Heartland Institute says the “Confidential Memo: 2012 Heartland Climate Strategy” is a "total fake," but Bob Carter has already not-denied to the Sydney Morning Herald that he was receiving money from the HI, though he won't confirm the amount....
Posted by David Appell at 2/15/2012 12:41:00 PM