I am on an emergency alert email system for severe weather.
We have had almost no rain in the past month. We are in a drought.
And perhaps 5 of every 7 days I get a severe weather alert for coastal flooding, 1-2 ½ feet above “normal.”
Except it now seems to be the new normal.
Which looks like this:
And yet, we have some, including the occupant of the Oval and far too many elected Republicans both in DC and in state capitals, who do not want to accept the reality — and who challenge the science.
I hope more people will take that into account when they vote, starting with elections in Virginia and Kentucky this fall.
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