Al Gore made this wonderful anaolgy to Global Warming yesterday when he made pleas for the environment before U.S. Congress, in Washington. His biggest Congressional skeptic, Senator James Inhofe, Republican of Oklahoma, who has called threats of catastrophic warming “the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the American people,” challenged his views on Global Warming.
In my opinion, Gore hit the nail on the head in his response:
“The planet has a fever,” he said. “If your baby has a fever, you go to the doctor. If the doctor says you need to intervene here, you don’t say, ‘I read a science fiction novel that says it’s not a problem.’ You take action.”
Here’s an article that will give you some tips on Taking Action: “The Low Carbon Diet“.