- The Church started doing it 2,000 years ago
- The IT Industry did it with with Y2K
- The Military/Industrial Complex did it with its "Reds under the bed"
- Bush did it with the scary brown bearded folks in his "War On Terror"
- The Drug Companies did it with SARS and H1N1
- And the Climate Change Industry has been doing it for 20 years - setting up a carbon trading scheme to benefit the likes of Goldman Sachs, putting big "green" taxes on gasoline, to benefit the political class, etc., etc.
And like all the other scares you know it's a crock of shit when an article calling it out for what it is appears on the BBC of all places