1935 ‘Punch’ cartoon mocks scientists and highlights 1930’s warmth

Posted: January 22, 2015 by tallbloke in humour
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The caption reads: “D’you reckon it’s true George, what them scientists says, that the world is slowly coolin’?”.


  1. Joe Public says:

    A great find ……..

  2. michael hart says:

    Nice one, skippy.

  3. craigm350 says:

    Reblogged this on the WeatherAction News Blog and commented:
    Ah! I get the cooling the past adjustments now. Gavin just wanted the data to be consistent with the scientific consensus. 😉

  4. Brett Keane says:

    Yes, I used to get Punch from the High School Library, or in Waiting Rooms. What superb humour and commentary. Brett