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#GOPDebate: Climate Change Makes Fleeting Appearance—Twitter Responds Hilariously

It's not funny that climate change got barely a mention at the second GOP presidential debate. But some of the Twitter reactions are.

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As the pundits argue about who won and lost last night's GOP presidential debate, one clear loser emerged: Climate change.

The Republican hopefuls will likely never really debate the climate crisis, at least not during the primaries. Some wondered if the topic would be discussed at all at the debate. And for a few substance- and science-free moments, it was.

The Twitterati were quick to respond to the GOP candidates' response to the climate issue (or lack thereof). Here are a few of the best.

Reynard Loki is AlterNet's environment, food and animal rights editor. Follow him on Twitter @reynardloki. Email him at [email protected].

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