No cliff. Mostly good. The year gets off to a reasonable start. Now let’s get filibuster reform. Stay tuned.
Did you Do The Math last week? Bill McKibbon’s video takes just 90 seconds to watch. Or read about his Do the Math tour here in Rolling Stone. Horrifyingly, according to one study, only 44% of Americans now “believe” the virtually 100% of the world’s scientists who say we face a preventable man-made climate change catastrophe.
You could spend all week drilling down through this timeline of the last four years. A lot confronted; a lot accomplished.
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The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.~H. L. Mencken
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