“Imagine a ticket where the prize is way smaller than the price of entry,” Greg Gutfeld, one of the panelists, explained on Fox News’ ‘The Five’ program. “A ticket that costs 10 grand, that gets you 5 bucks in a hundred years — that’s the accord’s most optimistic prediction. That it will cut temperatures by 0.05 percent Celsius over a century, let that sink in.”
“In scientific terms, it’s trivial,” he said, “in human terms, it’s homicidal. Trivial because there would be no difference if we did nothing, but it turns homicidal when you think about what we might have done instead with all those trillions of dollars.”
“You could solve everything from malaria to malnutrition,” he concluded.
“The other interesting thing is if you remember when this was signed we talked about it on the show,” Dana Perino, another panelist, said later on in the segment. “We were making fun of them for saying that President [Barack] Obama deserved all this credit because it actually will achieve nothing.”
“If you look at the Massachusetts, M.I.T., assessment,” she said, “it was something like global temperatures could reduce by 0.2 degrees Celsius by 2100. That’s a long time.”
Perhaps, The White House facebook’s video on why the Paris Accord was a bad deal for America gave a very good summary. Here are the snipshots:
Of course, these didn’t stop the anti-Trump gang in Europe from trolling Trump with Macron’s “Make the planet great again” speech taking the lead.
His diplomacy arm also made a spoof video debunking The White House’s claims:
And the hypocrites thought it was their cue: