Taking One for the Team

by Shannen W. Coffin

How remarkably decent of George Clooney to contract malaria so that the earth might heal. From Yahoo News: “Clooney sickness puts global warming on South Sudan agenda.” The author’s conclusion: “If his close encounter with a Juba mosquito enables global warming to impose itself on the independence agenda, then development in the South and long term peace may be a step closer.” We need more leaders like George Clooney.