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Underselling Climate Change?

Over at Vox.com, David Roberts points out that for over 30 years, climate scientists have been telling the public, “We’re running out of time; we’ve only got five or 10 years to turn things around, but we can do it if we put our minds to it.” The obvious problem here:  We’ve now passed several […]

Rubio And The Rube-Wing Media:

I find it hilarious that Marco Rubio’s team thought it could confuse certain right-wing media, however briefly, by questioning the accuracy of a Spanish-to-English translation of Rubio’s recent Univision interview. Here’s Jonathan Chait: Rubio has renounced his own [immigration] plan, but he is being very cagey. In an interview with Univision last month, he promised […]