tornadoes needed!

“But I tend to be rather pessimistic. I sometimes wish that we could have, over the next five or ten years, a lot of horrid things happening — you know, like tornadoes in the Midwest and so forth — that would get people very concerned about climate change. But I don’t think that’s going to happen.”
Conor Clarke, “An Interview with Nobel Prize-winning economist Thomas Schelling. Part Two” Atlantic Wire, July 13, 2009