Pulitzer-prize winning cartoon lampoons global warming skeptics

San Francisco Chronicle columnist Mark Fiore’s winning entry included “Science-gate,” which adopts the voice-over tone of a mudslinging political ad to lampoon skeptics of global warming. The portfolio that won the Pulitzer is here.

Author: jeffpelline

Jeff Pelline is a veteran editor and award-winning journalist - in print and online. He is publisher of Sierra FoodWineArt magazine and its website SierraCulture.com. Jeff covered business and technology for The San Francisco Chronicle for years, was a founding editor and Editor of CNET News, and was Editor of The Union, a 145-year-old newspaper in Grass Valley. Jeff has a bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley and a master's from Northwestern University. His hobbies include sailing and trout fishing.

5 thoughts on “Pulitzer-prize winning cartoon lampoons global warming skeptics”

  1. Thanks for republicizing this, JeffP.

    A terminology quibble: these fellows are pseudoskeptics. Real skeptics don’t choose a position first and then credulously embrace anything that might appear to support it – that ain’t science, it’s closed-mindedness; or PR.

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