I don't think anyone can improve on what Bill says in this column in the Washington Post.
It's the oldest and most cliched of metaphors, but when it comes to global warming, it's the only one that really works: We're in a desperate race. Politics is chasing reality, and the gap between them isn't closing nearly fast enough.And, as he pitches at the end of the column, don't forget to get involved with StepItUp07.org. Invite your political representatives. Get real, get answers, get action.