noun – the practice of claiming to have higher standards or more noble beliefs than is the case

While hypocrites can always appeal to elitism (it’s hard at the top, different for me) and human weakness (yes I know I’m doing the wrong thing but my point still stands), you really have to stretch your imagination and bend your concepts of reality to put trust in such people, and the ideals they stand for, once their deception has been uncloaked.

And when hypocrisy is a common theme among those espousing a certain view or approach, it really should make you wonder about the foundations of their arguments, no?…

Also, see our “let them eat cake” section for those happy to allow some leniency to the elites below while happily questioning the right of others to live such lifestyles, you know, for the good of the planet…

Some of the best climate and energy related examples of hypocrisy below. No further comments required…