Pat Sajak mocked for climate change tweet

ABOVE: What did Pat Sajack tweet that has climate change activists so riled up? 

TORONTO — Game show host Pat Sajak sparked a social media meltdown this week when he weighed in on climate change.

“I now believe global warming alarmists are unpatriotic racists knowingly misleading for their own ends,” the 67-year-old Wheel of Fortune host tweeted. “Good night.”

Reaction on Twitter was swift, damning — and occasionally clever.

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Sajak seemed to be enjoying the furor. Tuesday, he followed up with: “Sometimes it’s fun to poke a stick in a hornets’ nest just to hear the buzzing.”

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Only a few days earlier, Sajak took another jab at climate change.