Global Warming Denial Bingo
A fun game for all the family!
Got an uncle who keeps banging on about the globalwarming hoax every time there is a family gathering?Does your Granddad read the Daily Express and insiston pointing out 'sceptical' arguments at dinner? Seenone too many online debates with the same old-same oldzombie arguments that global warming is nothappening/is happening but is caused by the sun,volcanoesor communists? Turn this tiresome pseudo-science intofun with Global Warming Denial Bingo!To play Global Warming Denial Bingo you will need; acopy of the game sheet (page 2 of this) for each player,a pen for each player and a debate on global warmingfeaturing a 'sceptic' (online, on the radio or TV or evenround your own kitchen table – any debate will do.
1.Give each player copy of the game sheet and a pen. (You can play on your own, where youare just aiming to get the highest score possible!)2.As the debate progresses, when somebody mentions a person, source, media outlet,argument etc that is on the chart, mark this circle with an
.3.Continue to do this until somebody reaches a score of 250 (or an alternative score agreed atthe start of the game) - as soon at you reach the required score or complete the whole sheet,shout “
” to the other player/s to indicate your win. They can then check your gamesheet to confirm the win.4.If the debate ends before the pre-set score is reached then total up the scores of all theplayers and the player with the highest score, wins.5.Bonus scores are awarded for:
Completing a straight horizontal line of marks: +25 points.
Completing a straight vertical line of marks: +35 points.
Marking all of the circles of the same colour: +50 points.
Full house: all circles marked: +100 points.
Score Sheet Table:Player NameBase Score+ Bonuses= Total Score