Most scientists revel in their raw data because it supports their theories. So, why would they throw out the data? Could it be that the scientists were hiding something? The fact that scientists threw away the raw data is unconscionable. I make you a bet that the raw data that was thrown away proved that there is in fact a global cooling trend, and thus proved that the scientists global warming theory is false.
For some reason when I tried to post Jon Stewart's video on the climategate I got five of his videos outside my posting box and the embed code wouldn't register so it could be viewed so here are links to two wonderful blogs that have the Jon Stewart video posted -- MAINFO and The Conservative Lady.