cur-mud-geon: anyone who hates hypocrisy and pretense and has the temerity to say so; anyone with the habit of pointing out unpleasant facts in an engaging and humorous manner
The global warming 'debate' seems to be rather slanted judging from reports in the mainstream media. We seldom hear from those who question the premise, and those few references tend, from my perspective, to be used in an effort to 'debunk' the debunkers. (The references to UN IPCC that follow, by the way, are for the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.)
We had the opportunity to go caroling with a group from our church last evening. There were some twenty of us and we visited three assisted living centers in Menomonee Falls and Germantown.