06 May '12, 5pm

Absurd and Offensive:

Absurd and Offensive:

The Heartland Institute has launched their most offensive campaign yet. The climate-denier thinktank has placed a series of billboards around Chicago comparing anyone who believes in global warming to mass murderers and terrorists in what the UK Guardian calls “possibly one of the most ill-judged poster campaigns in the history of ill-judged poster campaigns.” The group’s own press release veers into absurdism: Billboards in Chicago paid for by The Heartland Institute point out that some of the world’s most notorious criminals say they “still believe in global warming” – and ask viewers if they do, too… The billboard series features Ted Kaczynski , the infamous Unabomber; Charles Manson, a mass murderer ; and Fidel Castro, a tyrant. Other global warming alarmists who may appear on future billboards include Osama bin Laden and James J. Lee (who took hostages inside the head...

Full article: http://www.lcv.org/media/blog/absurd-and-offensive-the.ht...

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