Doc John, I'll bet you're a William Cooper fan as well. Every time I listen to Alex Jones I miss Cooper even more, especially the way he could spin a tale.
BTW, remember these headlines from 2008?Rain out: China aims to control Olympics weatherChina may artificially change weather for OlympicsChina may artificially change unfavorable weather for Olympics
Even if they couldn't really do it effectively, it certainly contributes to the speculation.
As my fellow reporter Scott used to say when we were on the college newspaper: F**k facts. There's nothing more entertaining than a good conspiracy story. It helps that they're true jussst often enough to keep us guessing.