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Kyle Smith (Twitter: @rkylesmith) is critic-at-large for National Review, theater critic for The New Criterion and the author of the novels Love Monkey and A Christmas Caroline. Type a title in the box above to locate a review.

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    Chicken Littles vs. Reality

    By Kyle | August 17, 2015

    In my Sunday column, a look at “The End of Doom,” in which Ronald Bailey takes apart various forms of doom-mongering.

    Topics: Books | 3 Comments »

    3 Responses to “Chicken Littles vs. Reality”

    1. Hedge Says:
      August 19th, 2015 at 2:47 am

      Is that $24 per mw/h the heavily government subsidized price? Because I know the forecasted fossil fuel price is the heavily government regulated artificial price.

    2. Kyle Says:
      August 19th, 2015 at 12:14 pm

      No, he claims that the unsubsidized price will fall that low.

    3. kishke Says:
      August 20th, 2015 at 3:20 pm

      Predictions about scientific advances are easy. Actually making those advances is hard.