SCHMIDT: Well, it ` s - you know, hey, look: my dad always said as a young boy growing up on the farm in Rochester, Minnesota - my father, Fred (ph) Schmidt, God bless him, he always said, Son, you ain ` t going to make it on the farm here.
"Rango," in other words, passes what I call the "Schmidt" litmus test.
Brenda Schmidt is the author of the recently released More than Three Feet of Ice (Thistledown Press).
Gavin Schmidt (yes, the main blogger for RealClimate is the best evidence against the credibility of the site)
Schmidt is the one whose fingerprints are all over the Vanity Fair piece.