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Now, 34 years later, the planet warmed measurably, noticeably, as predicted, despite a declining solar forcing over those decades.
Except that it wasn't "as predicted". There was an apparent one-time step function. A plateau. I'm not aware of anyone who predicted this. In fact I remember rants of not only is it accellerating, but the acceleration is accelerating, which is another way of saying "hockey stick".

Show me the specific prediction, with a date.
Show me the observed result, with a date that actually comes after the prediction (no back modeling allowed).

You can't.

Fwiw, here's my prediction: it's going to get warmer, probably on the order of .75C per century. There will be cycles. Sometime is will get warmer fast, sometimes it will hold steady. Sometimes it may even decline, but not in general. This will happen regardless of worldwide industialization.

I've been saying essentially this for, oh, 20 years now.
I seem to be correct. Just sayin'.
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