Thursday, February 27, 2014
George Will on Climate Change: Must Read
Read the whole thing.
"In Indonesia, Kerry embraced Obama's "Shut up, he explained" approach to climate discussion:"
"The science of climate change is leaping out at us like a scene from a 3-D movie."
"The "absolutely certain" science is "something that we understand with absolute assurance of the veracity of that science." And "kids at the earliest age can understand."
"No wonder "97 percent" -- who did the poll? -- of climate scientists agree."
"When a Nazi publishing company produced "100 Authors Against Einstein," the target of this argument-by-cumulation replied: "Were I wrong, one professor would have been quite enough."
"Climate alarmism validates the progressive impulse to micromanage others' lives -- their light bulbs, showerheads, toilets, appliances, automobiles, etc."
"Although this is a nuisance, it distracts liberals from more serious mischief. And conservatives incensed about Obama's proposed $1 billion "climate resilience fund" -- enough for nearly two Solyndra-scale crony capitalism debacles -- should welcome an Obama brainstorm that costs only a single billion"