is anyone out there following the repercussions of Briffa 2013 at Real Climate, Climate Audit, and elsewhere? Briffa et al. (2013) Quaternary Science Reviews RealClimate: Yamal and Polar Urals: a research update CRU Abandons Yamal Superstick « Climate Audit I really find the whole thing rather amusing. some of the more interesting points- the data that the hockey team was sequestering from FOIA shows what the skeptics have been saying all along. and the new reason for these differences (root-collars) totally throws Mann and just about every other paleo-reconstruction from the last two decades 'under the bus'.