"My father once told me that respect for truth comes close to being the basis for all morality. 'Something cannot emerge from nothing,' he said. This is profound thinking if you understand how unstable 'the truth' can be."
If I were that CNN journalist, and I was told that I had to argue against the theory of climate change with this guy, I’d say, “The hell with that. You get someone else to look like a teahaddist moron.”