Laurie David, who just revealed that she wants to manipulate children
with her upcoming kid's book on global warming, has come under scrutiny by David Frum for her enviro-hypocrisy. Frum writes
It seems almost an iron law: Sexual moralists get hoisted by their own petard.
But there is another form of hypocrisy, very nearly as ubiquitous, about which we hear much less -- and that is the hypocrisy of the celebrity environmentalist...
If environmentalism is to Democratic America what religious morality is to Republican states, there is at least one Laurie David for every Ted Haggard.
Labels: global warming, kids books, publishing