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The Truth About Global Warming

By Jeffrey Bennett

Do you believe that global warming is a real threat? If so, can you explain why? If not, can you explain why not? Most people have an opinion on the first question, but I’ve found that relatively few can answer the followups. In other words, most Americans have opinions of global warming based on what Stephen Colbert calls “truthiness” — which comes from the gut, rather than from facts — and can’t even explain why they believe as they do.

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Source: Huffington Post Green