Journalist thinks tsunami warning triggered by the Alaska earthquake is proof climate change is real

Lauren Loftus, whose bio says she’s a graduate of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University and has contributed to the Washington Post, Phoenix Magazine and Arizona Central, thinks that the tsunami warning that was triggered today after the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that struck just north of Anchorage, Alaska is proof that climate change is real:

Of course, a tsunami warning after an earthquake in Alaska which is located on the Pacific Ocean’s Ring of Fire where thousands of earthquakes occur every year has absolutely nothing to do with CO2 emissions and a warming planet, but ¯_(ツ)_/¯ :

This is a really, really bad take from someone trying to convince readers that climate change is real:

This is basic science though:

And it also shows no knowledge of the history of the region:

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