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The Forgotten Armageddon

We all know that elements of the Cultural Right, and their Bush administration allies, are sympathic to scriptural ideas about the hellwards direction of the world towards Armageddon. But on one front where Armageddon most threatens us, the administration and its friends are so indifferent that you have to wonder if they have cut a deal with the forces of Antichrist: global climate change.Today's Washington Post has an appropriately angry editorial about the Bushies' serial defiance of all the science, all the policy, and all the truth about climate change. It's enough to make you feel apocalyptic.