by Matthew Impelli
Following 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg’s rise to global fame, adult climate change deniers—led by President Donald Trump—have unleashed a torrent of criticism and sarcastic remarks on the teenager and her mission to save the planet. Now, they finally have a place to go to be heard.
Comedian Mark Humphries shared a satirical video on Thursday about a “Greta Thunberg Helpline.” Created with Humphries’ co-writer Evan Williams, the video jokes that climate deniers angry about Thunberg’s speech this week at the United Nations General Assembly may need some support…
Climate denier Steve Milloy joined in the chorus of critics claiming Thunberg was not acting of her own volition. “She’s ignorant, maniacal and is being mercilessly manipulated by adult climate bedwetters funded by Putin,” he tweeted.