Some U.S. government officials made the trek to Tahoe to drop in on a summit to save the Lake. U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein took the opportunity to blame global warming for the degradation (loss of clarity) of the Lake.
Then, on a more personal level, she went on to drop a global warming bombshell: “The real culprit in my mind is global warming”. This was her first admission that something is wrong, er, "upstairs".
So, there you have it: by their own admission, global warming is damaging the minds of high-ranked U.S. government officials.
"Global Warming -- Rotting Your Brain Since 1972"™
It's getting scarier by the day -- we are into Invasion of the Body Snatchers territory now.
And that's the way the kept-on-ice-away-from-it-all Ball bounces.