Cold temps, hot topic: Yahoo Newsroom readers weigh in

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“Trump fixed global warming his first year in office!” “Back in the day we used to just call this winter.” The frigid and deadly record-breaking temperatures have Yahoo Newsroom readers sharing clever and cranky comments … as well as some conspiracy theories.

The National Weather Service has issued widespread weather advisories -- wind chill and freeze warnings are in place for areas from South Texas to Canada and from Montana through New England, as the temps have turned deadly. A common thread in the comments on related Yahoo News stories: global warming. The frigid weather has stoked skepticism (“Wonder what Al Gore is thinking…”) to the dismay of those who do believe in climate change (“Who knew there were so many people who didn't understand the meaning of the word ‘global’?”).

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