More on the laughable, padded “Inhofe 400″

I have previously debunked the absurd list of Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) with over 400 names of supposedly "prominent scientists" who supposedly "recently voiced significant objections to major aspects of the so-called consensus' on man-made global warming." So had many others (and here and here).

At Grist, climate scientist Andrew Dessler, has continued running "The 'Inhofe 400' Skeptic of the Day" repeatedly identifying some skeptics who were completely unqualified and others who are qualified but not actually skeptical. His latest posting is so good, parts deserves repeating here. Meteorologist George Waldenberger is on the list. In response, George sent an email to Inhofe's staffers that began:

Take me off your list of 400 (Prominent) Scientists that dispute Man-Made Global warming claims. I've never made any claims that debunk the "Consensus".

You quoted a newspaper article that's main focus was scoring the accuracy of local weathermen. Hardly Scientific ... yet I'm guessing some of your other sources pale in comparison in terms of credibility.

You also didn't ask for my permission to use these statements. That's not a very respectable way of doing "research".

Yet, as Dessler notes, "he's still on the list." Dessler's other conclusions:

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