It’s Time for a Conversation, Climate Change Deniers - Truthdig:
June 2011 to June 2012 was the hottest 12-month period ever recorded in the mainland United States, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The report from the National Climatic Data Center does not even include early July’s scorching temperatures that broke more than 2,000 individual heat records across the nation. The heat wave resulted in the deaths of 22 people and left millions without power for days.
Actor Denis Leary Pillories Selfish Americans in Song: "Kiss My Ass" | AlterNet:
You know how Americans are accused of being apathetic, glued to the couch and entertainment and uninterested in grave social issues, how we're selfish consumers guzzling the world's energy without a shred of moral compunction?
Well, actor Denis Leary has a new video on FunnyorDie that embodies that attitude in three short words.