"Record Heat Wave Greets GOP Climate Deniers In Illinois Primary"
The planet is putting the lie to the climate deniers vying for the Republican presidential nomination today in the Illinois primary. Today may mark the seventh straight day of 80 degree temperatures at O’Hare, something that’s never happened before in March,” writes Bill McKibben. “Or in April, for that matter. For 25 years climatologists have been telling us to expect exactly this kind of weather — such extremes become ever more likely as we warm the planet.”