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17 Funniest Tweets on GOP Debate Failing to Even Mention Climate Change

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If you were holding your breath last night waiting for one of the 10 GOP presidential candidates to mention climate change at the first debate in Cleveland, Ohio, then you either passed out or felt very light headed.

Not even one of the top 10 GOP presidential candidates mentioned climate change in last night's debate.

“With 2015 on track to be one of the hottest years on record, and an increasing number of countries set to reaffirm commitments to confronting climate change in December, Fox News dropped the ball tonight on climate change,” said Brant Olson, campaign director of ClimateTruth.org.

“As business, religious and political leaders around the world recognize climate change as one of the greatest threats to our economy and collective security, Fox News didn’t even bother to ask our presidential hopefuls to weigh in. It’s crucial that the American people understand where these candidates stand on climate change. We hope to see CNN correct Fox News’ mistake at the next debate on September 16.”

Olson was far from the only one to notice the absence of climate change during last night's debate. Here's what other people had to say via Twitter:

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