Post Publishes a Reply to Palin

Phrases used in Barbara Boxer and John Kerry’s reply to Sarah Palin’s Washington Post op-ed on cap-and-trade that weren’t used in Palin’s original piece:

1) “Global warming”

2) “Climate change”

That has to count as a step in the right direction. It would still be nice, though, for the Post to make some space on its op-ed page for actual experts on this subject, rather than the same politicians who are regularly quoted in the news section.

Greg Marx is an associate editor at CJR. Follow him on Twitter @gregamarx.