Several weeks ago, when much of the nation was experiencing above-average temperatures, network reports intoned how the warmth was a sign of global warming. So using consistent reasoning, should they not now intone that the bitter cold is a sign of global cooling?
Note that there is no mention of global warming (or cooling) in the Today Show report mentioned below.
On one of the NBC web sites, the Today Show report was described this way: "Deep freeze Feb. 5: Midwest and Northeast residents hunker down for a deep freeze expected to last most of the week. NBC’s Kevin Tibbles reports."
Here is the link to the report: