[Updated 2013-06-26.] If you’re still considering yourself a ‘global warming skeptic’ in 2012, then we need to talk. Let’s start off by looking at Wikipedia’s summary of scientific opinion on climate change, and look at the list of statements by dissenting organizations. It notes that since 2007, no national or international scientific body has made any statement rejecting the reality of anthropogenic (human-caused) climate change. The last organization to express ‘skepticism’?
Bankrupcy chain reactions continue, with some areas reporting a 40%+ increase in Chapter 11 filings year to year. Apparently it takes about two years of denial before property owners accept that their house isn’t worth what they paid for it, so I guess we have a while to wait for affordable houses in Boston.