Watch: Eugene Mirman Represents the US at Climate Talks

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Comedian Eugene Mirman, Grist’s Special Correspondent in Copenhagen, goes to the Bella Center, the epicenter of the U.N. Climate Conference. He unofficially represents the US in this official U.N. conference center. And because he’s Eugene, he makes friends doing it. Like the local whom he makes apologize for the loud dance music played in all the restaurants in Copenhagen.

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This video was produced by Grist as part of the Copenhagen News Collaborative, a cooperative project of several independent news organizations. Check out the constantly updated feed here. Mother Jones’ comprehensive Copenhagen coverage is here, and our special climate change package is here.

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