Climate Change

Global-Warming Alarmists, You're Doing It Wrong

The deniers are too. There's a better way to argue.

Carbon, climate and other mysteries.

Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg

Ask a Washington dinner party full of moderately well informed people what will happen with Iran over the next five years, and you’ll end up with a consensus that gee, that’s tough. Ask them what GDP growth will be in fall 2019, and they’ll probably converge on a hesitant “2 or 3 percent, I guess?” On the other hand, ask them what’s going to happen to the climate over the next 100 years, and what you’re likely to hear is angry.

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