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Hold Off Attacking Holdren--Again

The IntersectionBy Chris MooneyJul 16, 2009 2:37 AM


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I just got to La Jolla for the start of the book tour....will be speaking at Warwick's tomorrow evening, one of my favorite bookstores in the whole country. Anyways, there are many things to link. We're starting to do radio interviews about the book, for instance, and a good one just went up with "Word of Mouth," a show on New Hampshire Public Radio hosted by Virginia Prescott. You can listen here. My latest Science Progress column also just went up--it's another defense of Obama science adviser John Holdren, now being attacked for positions he didn't hold thirty years ago due to misreadings of a book on which he was the third author. In other words, typical right wing attacks, all smoke no fire, and an utter distraction from what's important for the country. You can read my defense here. With the tour now beginning, posting may become somewhat more infrequent, but I think Sheril will be covering tomorrow....

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