NY Times Gushes Over Doc of Bill Nye, the Jail-My-Climate-Change-Critics Guy

NY Times Gushes Over Doc of Bill Nye, the Jail-My-Climate-Change-Critics Guy


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NY Times Gushes Over Doc of Bill Nye, the Jail-My-Climate-Change-Critics Guy
newsbusters.org ^ | 10/27/2017 | Clay Waters

Posted on 10/28/2017 5:59:13 AM PDT by rktman

New York Times movie critic Andy Webster made the new documentary Bill Nye: Science Guy a “Critics Pick,” and the online headline sold it hard: “‘Bill Nye: Science Guy,’ a Portrait of a Fighter for Facts.” A photo caption gushed: “Bill Nye has a new mission: challenging climate-change deniers.” With jail time, apparently, though the Times doesn’t get into that:

In the film “Bill Nye: Science Guy,” Mr. Nye, the 1990s children’s-television personality with the signature bow tie, warns of “an anti-science movement” afoot in this country. And this delightful, revealing documentary, directed by David Alvarado and Jason Sussberg, offers evidence supporting that assessment.

Mr. Nye, who left his Emmy-winning series after around 100 episodes, has embraced a new mission: educating an older generation as he champions space exploration and challenges creationists and climate-change deniers.

What credentials? Nye’s engineering degree? His past as a children’s-TV show host? His honorary degrees?

Webster’s fan note didn’t bother making a single nod toward balance:

The documentary…accompanies Mr. Nye to Greenland, where he witnesses melting ice caps and ice-core studies revealing climate temperatures of centuries past and our fossil-fuel-poisoned present.

Most inspiring, it finds him at a conference of adoring science teachers, who applaud him as a defender of all they hold dear.

(Excerpt) Read more at newsbusters.org


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Philosophy
KEYWORDS: ecowankers; erfsavers; nutz


LOL! Srsly? I thought this was a satirical piece. Looks like it’s not. Wack O’frickin’ doodle. More like ‘bill nye the lyin’ POS guy’.

1 posted on 10/28/2017 5:59:13 AM PDT by rktman

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