The small island of Tangier in the Chesapeake Bay will almost certainly disappear within the next 20 years due to climate change, but Donald Trump told the mayor of the island not to worry about climate change. The island voted 87% for Trump in the 2016 election, and he couldn’t care less if they sink into the sea. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced