You are willfully blind. Akasofu NEVER said anything about a nice periodic oscillation. In fact you claimed he was "unscientific" because he couldn't forecast them. We don't yet know what the rate…"
"As I have said repeatedly, there are a few areas in the world where wind is sufficiently reliable to justify installing wind farms. The graph you posted, coupled with an earlier discussion about how Southern Australia achieved an impressive…"
"Parallel - the temp record has internal variability like the last 15 years often. It is not a nice periodic oscillation, as claimed by Akasofu, and the trend rate is much higher than he claims. And the diagram you've just posted cannot possibly…"
You believe the bit about just looking at El nino etc is sufficient to explain the pause, but you don't believe the paper when it talks about a 15 year pause. Talk about cherry picking.
What you and ee-tom fail to understand…"