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The Trump Admin Gets Laughed At Over Climate: A New End-of-Year Tradition

December 11, 2018 12:45 p.m.

Every year in November or December, the UN convenes the Conference of Parties (COP) summit. Nearly 200 nations gather to discuss climate change, and, ideally, continue to forge a path toward dealing with it under the Paris Agreement.

And in what’s becoming an annual tradition, the U.S. brings the comic relief.

It’s a dark sort of humor.

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