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In Spite Of What You See Outside, Global Warming Is Real

The Earth is, in fact, a sphere — no matter what you see as you look out your bedroom window. Similarly, the planet is warming — no matter how cold it is outside your bedroom window.

January 23, 2016

Pride And Prejudice, An Unlikely Senate Pair

Here in Washington, the untold story is we have some glimmers of bipartisan civility in the Senate.

July 31, 2015

This Week In Crazy: The Savage Theorem

There are cranks and then there are cranks. And then there are these people

July 24, 2015

This Week In Crazy: Never Forget Sodom And Gomorrah

Global warming is good for your lawn, Texas paranoia abounds, and we found the most adorably deranged complaint ever filed in federal court. Welcome to “This Week In Crazy.”

May 8, 2015
Senator Jim Inhofe (R-OK) (CSIS: Center for Strategic & International Studies via Flickr)

The 5 Worst Climate Change Truthers In Congress

These congressional Republicans are definitely not scientists.

March 31, 2015

Top Reads For News Junkies: ‘An Inconvenient Truth’

Climate change is still ‘An Inconvenient Truth,’ but so much more urgent.

March 22, 2015
U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, asks questions of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin Dempsey as they testify on U.S. policy towards Iraq and Syria and the threat posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) before the Senate Armed Services Committee in the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C., September 16, 2014. DoD photo by Glenn Fawcett (Released)

Ahead Of Highway Bill Deadline, One Republican’s Evolution On The Road To Transport Devolution

Right-wing Senator Jim Inhofe has become an unlikely ally for Democrats in the transportation debate.

March 9, 2015

Late Night Roundup: Larry Wilmore Meets The Mayor

Larry Wilmore welcomed a special guest for a full episode interview: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.

March 3, 2015

Senator Inhofe Disproves Climate Change — With A Snowball

Reminder: After the big Republican wins of 2014, Inhofe is now the Chair of the Senate Environment Committee.

February 26, 2015
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Forging Our Future

Some leaders are taking climate concerns and the need for greener energy more seriously than others.

February 19, 2015

Despite Our Frigid Winter, The Earth Is Getting Hotter

Once again, Republicans are using cold weather to misinform about climate change. Here’s why they’re wrong.

January 10, 2015

Keystone XL Pipeline May No Longer Make Economic Sense, Experts Say

The hype surrounding the pipeline is slowly giving way to fiscal reality.

December 15, 2014

This Week In Crazy: ‘Bridgegate’ Is The Least Of Christie’s Concerns, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. Starting with number five: 5. Reince Priebus Photo: Gage Skidmore via Flickr Supposed false-flag operations are a pretty common theme in This Week In Crazy, but the accusations usually come […]

January 10, 2014