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    • jbuchana2 years ago

      Chicken Little vs. Pollyanna, neither one works out.

      About global warming, also applying to the pandemic in different numbers, a pretty strange Pollyanna response -unless, of course, you can’t imagine the problem, virus or climate change actually applying to yourself:

      “How bad will it get?” and when I responded, “Even in a best-case scenario, 150 million will die,” he replied, smugly, “But out of 8 billion.”

      or

      Texas lieutenant governor Dan Patrick, who said plenty of grandparents would gladly perish to see the American economy preserved for their grandchildren.