The rules of the climate change adebatea are weird. In science, deadly things like increased flooding, extreme storms, droughts, severe heat waves, wildfires, melting glaciers, rising tides and stressed wildlife are all data points, but not evidence.

To skeptics of global warming, anything meteorologically cold is PROOF!

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