ButDebateMe

Description. – What happens when one believes science is a boxing match.

Examples

[ZACK] You’re more than welcome to call the Charles Adler Tonight show I’ll be filling in on to have a conversation.

[TOM] With the fate of human civilization allegedly on the line, and if you actually understood natural variability, you’d answer my questions instead of constantly appealing to your own authority.

[ANONYMOUS] The opponent would be [some contrarian]. Would you be interested in debating him about climate change. If not, who would recommend from your side?

Objections and Replies

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Notes

Can channel #ButAnonymous

Rather than engage these people with deep down details which invite obfuscation, I think it’s best to focus on the essence of the problem, which they have no idea how to rebut (Scott Denning).