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Well, that sort of settles it. Businessweek's bold cover illustrates assistant managing editor Paul Barrett's column on climate change's connection to Hurricane Sandy and the gigantic mess she wreaked on the East Coast—it's not unlike what we've heard from New York Governor Andrew Cuomo in the past two days: climate change is here, and ignoring it would be, well, stupid. Now, as you'll notice in the comments section accompanying Barrett's story, there are some who aren't fully convinced that climate change is here ("I don't expect to find a bunch of climate alarmist bulltrap here!  Even if global warming *was* real, it'd  be expensive to deal with." reads one of the top comments.) And in that case, staff writer Nick Summers has an effective and alternate use for the latest issue

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