The New Yorker’s Elizabeth Kolbert: ‘Climate Change, The Debate’s Great Unmentionable’
'Climate change has become to the Obama Admin. the Great Unmentionable, or, as the blogger Joe Romm has put it, The-Threat-That-Must-Not-Be Named. The problem with the sort of energy debate we saw on Tuesday is not just that it's fatuous, though it certainly is that. The problem is that you can't solve a problem if you don't even acknowledge it exists'