If you haven't been watching the new Daily Show, John Oliver's Last Week Tonight, start. In Sunday night's episode, Oliver settled the "debate" on climate change by tearing the 25% of the American public still "skeptical" about certain physical realities a new asshole.
"You don't need people's opinions on a fact," he said. "Global temperatures are rising, heatwaves are becoming more common, sea surface temperatures are also rising, glaciers are melting ..."
Although, just out of curiosity—and as something to add to the growing pile of evidence that Idiocracy was a documentary—someone should actually poll Americans on whether owls exist.