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The American Meteorological Society recently published a study regarding how people who identify themselves as "independent" tend to change their opinion on climate change depending on what the weather is outside.

http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/WCAS-D-12-00048....

From the abstract:
A series of polls provide new tests for how weather influences public beliefs about climate change. Statewide data from 5,000 random-sample telephone interviews conducted on 99 days over two and a half years (2010 to 2012) are merged with temperature and precipitation indicators derived from USHCN station records.

And:
Interviewed on unseasonably warm days, Independents tend to agree with the scientific consensus regarding anthropogenic climate change. On unseasonably cool days, they tend not to.
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More from the University of New Hampshire:
http://www.unh.edu/news/releases/2013/jan/lw24climate.cfm

An interesting graphic:
http://www.unh.edu/news/img/hamilton_stampone_2013.jpg

- Pete
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