ZsMann t1_iy8ls17 wrote

In 2002, Republican consultant Frank Luntz wrote a memo arguing that Republicans start using the latter term. “ ‘Climate change’ is less frightening than ‘global warming,’ ” he wrote. “While global warming has catastrophic connotations attached to it, climate change suggests a more controllable and less emotional challenge.”

Washing Post Article

I think there's a Cheney documentary that also mentions it with focus groups.


ZsMann t1_ixo7san wrote

FTX was not sneaky about it though. Basically crypto Lehman Bros and the guy who was tasked with Enron is now in charge of getting FTX money back. Sam thought his trades were good (virtually everyone made good returns in the bull run) and kept same process in the bear. Staff saw the change in leverage vs assets about 12 months ago and left