In this debate, the proposition was: "Global Warming Is Not a Crisis." In a vote before the debate, about 30 percent of the audience agreed with the motion, while 57 percent were against and 13 percent undecided. The debate seemed to affect a number of people: Afterward, about 46 percent agreed with the motion, roughly 42 percent were opposed and about 12 percent were undecided.
Monday, May 07, 2007
Is Globing Warming A Crisis
Here is a very interesting and timely debate on whether of not Global Warming is a Crisis. Before you jump on the bandwagon with all the "glamorous, hypocritical Hollywood types," listen to this debate from National Public Radio. The discussion was good, informed, whimsical, and even entertaining. The audience was polled prior to and following the debate. The results did not surprise me. According to NPR: