Simpsons Movie blamed for public realization that EPA is a farce
- "Still, (EPA's Lisa) Jackson said improving the public perception of EPA is high on her list of priorities.
- portrayed the EPA head as its main villain.
In the movie, the agency head disastrously builds a dome
- over the fictional town of Springfield to
- contain its lake pollution and its residents.
The hurtful portrayal, Jackson said, highlights that citizens are nearing a point where they don't trust the agency. Under her watch, the agency would never dome off a town."...
- 3/9/10 report, "Jackson says EPA is losing PR war over climate regulations," via ClimateDepot
- Simpsons image from ClimateDepot