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What a great example of how to breath life into an abstract topic—renewable energy—by turning it into a human character.    Add bits of emotional drama, surprise and slightly-risque humor. . . and the story becomes irresistible! This award-winning ad by … Continue reading

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Weathergirl loses it.       OMG!

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Like half the planet, I love Angry Birds. Apart from the intricate challenges of figuring out trajectories and new strategies, the game taps into a brutal and primal delight in the fierce battle for survival.

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Tom Toles is the only syndicated cartoonist who makes  climate change a priority.   Every week he lets loose a “Friday Rant,” a mini-oped on the political absurdity de jeur.   Here Toles skewers science denial

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Forgive me for quoting dark arts spinmeister Frank Luntz (above), but sadly there’s no wordsmith in the “reality-based community” who nails this point so thoroughly. Perhaps that’s because so many of us are still wedded to the myths that either … Continue reading

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Continuing on the theme of sorely-needed climate humor (Why humor is Important),  here’s a favorite cartoon. Believe it or not, it is from a Hallmark greeting card by illustrator Dan Regan (“Animal Antics“). As man-made climate change and habitat destruction … Continue reading

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More all-time favorite climate cartoons in Tools/Humor/Cartoons. We also link to large, searchable  online collections of cartoons related to climate/weather/environment.     Unfortunately, the vast majority of ‘toons are either 1) hostile to climate science, 2) grim and bitter, or 3) both. … Continue reading

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Boy, do we need more climate humor.   I don’t mean cynical political cartoons that provoke a pained grimace.   We need the truly  funny stuff that makes us laugh out loud — or at least chuckle. This 2.5 minute shtick by … Continue reading

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