It was a quiet year for tornadoes -- until last week, that is. A string of twisters has ravaged the middle of the country over the past several days, culminating in a two-mile-wide tornado tearing up Moore, Okla., Monday afternoon. So far at least 37 people have been confirmed dead in Oklahoma, and that toll is expected to rise. The weather has twisted a few of our fellow greenies on the internet into a tizzy. "Extreme storm, climate change, OMFG!" they cry. We almost had a seizure reading this missive from the Wonkette folks, and we're fairly sure they had one …
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