“We’ll be eight degrees hotter in ten, not ten but 30 or 40 years and basically none of the crops will grow. Most of the people will have died and the rest of us will be cannibals.”

— CNN founder Ted Turner, on what will happen if global warming is not quickly addressed (video under the fold)

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