Smart Republicans: Extreme Weather Spooks Them The extreme weather of 2011 and 2012 has conservatives changing their mind. As one weatherman points out, it could be true, even if Al Gore says it is. Read what a very conservative weatherman has to say. Conservative scientists agree humans are causing warming. A conservative climatologist finds the Earth hottest in 2010, and says nothing. Sign up for the free zFacts Newsletter We'll never sell or give out your email. And opt-out is easy.