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Sunday, November 26

Science a la Joe Camel, by Laurie David

At hundreds of screenings this year of "An Inconvenient Truth," the first thing many viewers said after the lights came up was that every student in every school in the United States needed to see this movie.

The producers of former vice president Al Gore's film about global warming, myself included, certainly agreed. So the company that made the documentary decided to offer 50,000 free DVDs to the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) for educators to use in their classrooms. It seemed like a no-brainer.

The teachers had a different idea: Thanks but no thanks, they said.

UNBELIEVABLE!Read the rest here...

Laurie David is married to Larry David, and worked on the "Earth to America" comedy special last year.
Here's his monologue. Both of them are truly dedicated to these issues and work hard to bring global warming reality to the public's attention.

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