The One says it, so it must be so

But Obama, in his taped message, pointed to rising sea levels, record drought, spreading famine and stronger storms as evidence of climate change. “The science is beyond dispute, and the facts are clear,” he said.

via Obama’s video message energizes climate conference – Los Angeles Times

What is it about proclamations like this that cause echoes of “Sieg, Heil!”? “Beyond dispute” means there’s no disagreement? I don’t like this. And why is it he’ll take such a strong stand on an issue like climate change, but whether life begins at conception is “above my pay grade”?


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