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Bill Nye + A Big Oil Shill = A Bad Climate Change Debate

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Published on Feb 17, 2014

"A recent study from Media Matters found that the Sunday shows on NBC, ABC, CBS and Fox spent a combined 27 minutes on the topic in the whole of 2013. Meet the Press was singled out as "failing to offer a single substantial mention of climate change" for the entire year.

So, when "MTP" does finally decide that the issue merits its consideration, what does it do? It sets up a "debate" about the issue between Bill Nye—who, despite the great things he has done to popularize science, is not a climate scientist—and Blackburn, who has previously tweeted about how proud she is to deny that global warming exists...".* The Young Turks host Cenk Uygur breaks it down.

*Read more here from Jack Mirkinson: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/02...

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