Point number 36 on the Crackpot Index is:
40 points for claiming that when your theory is finally appreciated, present-day science will be seen for the sham it truly is. (30 more points for fantasizing about show trials in which scientists who mocked your theories will be forced to recant.)In the case of Anthropogenic Global Warming, the pro-AGW side has been acting like crackpots. Now, someone on the other side has deprived them of a monopoly on that form of nonsense:
I am officially reporting, to the NYC police, NASA-GISS scientist James Hansen, pictured above, for manipulating and falsifying U.S. Government temperature data, with the likely intent to defraud U.S. citizens.