"Usufruct is the legal right to use and derive profit or benefit from property that belongs to another person, as long as the property is not damaged. In many legal systems of property, buyers of property may only purchase the usufruct of the property." (Wikipedia) The Real Deal: Usufruct & the Gorilla, by James Hanson, director of the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies was published on August 16. The following is an excerpt. Fox, Washington Times, and their like have gone bananas over a flaw discovered in the computer program that produces global temperatures at GISS each month. They have even managed to get Congress and NASA Headquarters involved. Now we know what mom meant when she said "don't make a federal case out of it." Hey, what is really going on here? …. What we have here is a case of dogged contrarians who present results in ways intended to deceive the public into believing that the changes have greater significance than reality. They aim to make a mountain out