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Charlie Martin writes on science, health, culture and technology for PJ Media. Follow his 13 week diet and exercise experiment on Facebook and at PJ Lifestyle
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Climategate: Sensenbrenner Report Challenges EPA Greenhouse Finding (PJM Exclusive)

Thursday, May 6th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

Rep. James Sensenbrenner today releases a report calling the science behind the EPA's endangerment finding for carbon dioxide into question.

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Exposing the Party Crashers: the Big Day

Thursday, April 15th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

Don't let "Crash the Tea Party" discredit the tea party movement. Follow the instructions in this article, capture pictures or video of any offensive signs or behavior, and email them to tpcrashers@pjtv.com.

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Expose the Party Crashers

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

"Crash the Tea Party" threatens to try and discredit the Tax Day demonstrations by infiltrating with racist and offensive signs. Turn the tables on them: get pictures of the signs and the people holding them, and we'll expose them here on PJM.

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Apple’s Plan to Conquer the World

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

Paper print is dead; accept it. With the release of the iPad, we can see Apple's strategy to replace it. (Also, see A Qik Look at the New World of Smartphone Video on Edgelings.)

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Obama’s Stage Magic

Saturday, April 3rd, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

Watching the Obama administration's energy policy is a lot like trying to learn stage magic. You have to learn to look where he doesn't want you to look.

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High Drama Amid ObamaCare Threats

Thursday, March 25th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

The furor about the recent threats: Real fear? Or political theater?

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BREAKING: ‘Deem and Pass’ Dead, Vote Still Expected Sunday

Saturday, March 20th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

With tea party protesters filling the West Lawn of the Capitol, House Democrats agreed to drop the controversial strategy. (More from Stephen Green)

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Tens of Thousands Protest ObamaCare in D.C., Legacy Media Unimpressed

Saturday, March 20th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

The Washington Post at one point reported "hundreds." Fox News, "thousands." How many protesters were really at the Capitol today?

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Members of Congress Pressured from All Sides in Final Hours Before Health Care Vote

Friday, March 19th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

"Whip counts" — the vote counts before the health care vote expected on Sunday — are narrowing. Members of the House feel the pressure, as the congressional switchboard and in-district phones ring off the hook.

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Forever Young: Reprogramming the Cellular Clock

Monday, March 15th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

In a PJM exclusive, we report on new research that confirms the telomere hypothesis of cell aging, a discovery that may lead to better adult stem cell therapies and even to direct treatment of the effects of aging.

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Senator Barrasso: Why Won’t Congressional Democrats Permit Science Oversight Hearings? (PJM Exclusive)

Saturday, March 13th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

Senator John Barrasso M.D., in an exclusive interview with PJ Media, discusses science oversight — or the lack of it — in the Democratic Congress.

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Climategate Stunner: NASA Heads Knew NASA Data Was Poor, Then Used Data from CRU

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

New emails from James Hansen and Reto Ruedy (download PDF here) show that NASA's temperature data was doubted within NASA itself, and was not independent of CRU's embattled data, as has been claimed.

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BREAKING: Released Emails Show Wind Lobby, Soros Group Helped with White House PR (PJM Exclusive — Read the Emails Here)

Monday, March 8th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

GreenJobsGate? The Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy coordinated with "green" lobbyists when trying to fend off a damning report.

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BREAKING: Senator Barbara Boxer and EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson Throw IPCC Under the Bus

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

Following the release of the Inhofe Report, Boxer claimed she was only quoting "American scientists," and Jackson reversed herself on the use of the IPCC as the "gold standard."

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Climategate Meets the Law: Senator Inhofe to Ask for DOJ Investigation (PJ Media/PJTV Exclusive)

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

Inhofe intends to ask for a probe of the embattled climate scientists for possible criminal acts. And he thinks Gore should be recalled to explain his prior congressional testimony. (Click here for the just-released Senate Environment and Public Works report behind Inhofe's announcement.)

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Climategate: The World’s Biggest Story, Everywhere but Here

Sunday, February 21st, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

The biggest scandal of our times is a non-story to U.S media. Why are the London papers covering the Climategate collapse, but not ours?

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Climategate: The Big Picture

Friday, February 19th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

As new fraud is revealed almost daily, the full story of how the AGW scam came to pass is taking shape.

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Climategate: Skeptics Can’t Relax Yet — Real Fraud Is Measured in Dollar Signs, Not Degrees

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

The scientific fraud started with the money and the (leftist) politics, and that's where the investigation needs to go now.

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Climategate: Inhofe Raises the Temperature

Thursday, February 11th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

Senator James Inhofe calls for Dr. Rajendra Pachauri, and the EPA, to respond to the "crisis of confidence" in the IPCC's CO2 findings.

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Dear Dumb Dad

Saturday, February 6th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

A 1935 poem, written by Charlie's maternal grandfather during the era of the Forgotten Man, still strongly resonates today.

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Climategate Consequences: The Mann Report

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

The investigations prompted by Climategate have just started, but scientists involved are already feeling the heat.

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Kindle, iPad, MacMillan, and the Death of a Business Model

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

MacMillan fights with Amazon to protect the physical book market from e-readers. Bet on Amazon.

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Climategate: Who Benefits When the IPCC Lies?

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

A false claim by the IPCC shows up in several grant applications for companies with IPCC members on their boards.

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Climategate: The Wheels Come Off for the IPCC

Sunday, January 24th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

Two major errors based on poor science. Not a good week for the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. (See also Roger L. Simon: "Climategate: The Scandal that Keeps on Giving")

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Climategate: The End of the Beginning

Wednesday, January 20th, 2010 - by Charlie Martin

A review of Climategate: The CRUtape Letters, the first book on the game-changing data leak. (Also see Roger L. Simon's PJTV interview with the book's author:"Climategate Heats Up As Liberal Author Jumps Ship")

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