Here's a first open thread for this freezing season, which will be followed by monthly instalments. I apologize yet again for having been so inactive on the blog. I'm the kind of person who shuts off certain activities when being too busy with momentarily higher-priority stuff, but with the exterior of our house now nearing completion and being badgered by a well-respected member of the blog community (you know who I mean ;-) ), I will try and make the blog more interesting again.
As announced in the comment section of the previous blog post there will be a post-season auto-flagellation and analysis forthcoming, and this will probably lead to more speculation of what to expect next year and after.
In the meantime I want to draw some well-deserved attention to the effort made by Jim Hunt of the econnexus blog who has set up a special website called the Great White Con to document the lies and misinformation spread by GWPF operative and Daily Mail 'journalist' David Rose and other British media outlets. Jim is now making videos to highlight the problems with this propaganda. Here's his latest one:
Have at it!