International Journal of Inactivism (now supplanted by Decoding SwiftHack)


Tom Harris may need some helium

cite as: F. Bi. 2008. Tom Harris may need some helium. Intl. J. Inact., 1:143

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Well, here’s a (long-overdue) update to my genealogy of climate conspiracy theories. It now includes

(As before, you can view the updated genealogy by clicking on the sultry girl.)


And, speaking of Harris and Heartland… apparently the freedom-loving Heartland Institute, in an act of supreme inactivist freedom, has now removed the link to the conference proceedings from their web site! The audio recordings are now on a different page, but many of the hyperlinks are broken — including the link to Harris’s speech.

Fortunately, I’ve already archived Harris’s presentation and a section of his speech, so you can still continue to experience the joy of learning about “coordinated local activism” by listening to his mellifluous voice. ☻

Update 2008-09-19: The audios are now back — at different addresses. Perhaps Heartland simply moved the audios and forgot to update the hyperlinks to them.



  1. They want to hold more of these conferences (with the next one already planned for London IIRC), so given the nature of their game it would not be beneficial to leave a record for easy comparison.

    Comment by Steve Bloom — 2008/09/18 @ 23:33 | Reply

  2. Steve Bloom:

    Oh wow. Anyway, the audios are now back… it seems they moved their addresses and forgot to update the hyperlinks.

    Comment by frankbi — 2008/09/19 @ 03:16 | Reply

  3. New update for the Lindzen conspiracy line … My comment based on cursory reading

    “Sorting through the 35 pages of verbiage the core premise is that government funding has corrupted climate science by encouraging climate research that promotes the concept of anthropogenic climate change. The gaping flaw is that this bias in government funding is assumed rather than demonstrated, and in fact the US government has been suppressing climate science for years and continues to do so “White House Edits Another Memo to Minimize Global Warming”

    Comment by greenfyre — 2008/09/25 @ 17:25 | Reply

  4. […] Greenfyre: Aye, my friends… at long last, we now have a real answer to the age-old question, Why have […]

    Pingback by The Mother of All Climate Conspiracies « International Journal of Inactivism — 2008/09/27 @ 19:14 | Reply

  5. […] Institute, a think-tank which opposes global warming regulation (among other things), was found to move its ‘conference’ audios around on its web server, causing some hyperlinks to the audios to become broken for a short […]

    Pingback by This is vewwwy vewwwy sewwwious « International Journal of Inactivism — 2009/08/03 @ 00:34 | Reply

  6. […] The Heartland Institute has removed Harris’s speech and slides from their web site. However, as stated above, I have archived the […]

    Pingback by The Way of the Astroturf « International Journal of Inactivism (now supplanted by Decoding SwiftHack) — 2011/01/06 @ 16:40 | Reply

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