Nice try Stephanie.
"The scientifically ignorant use cartoons to push their view that cartoonists are being reasonable for portraying stereotypes of pollution or ecological disasters."
It keeps the political b.s. and fear-mongering out of it and kind of gets to the heart of the matter: Human ignorance.
Given what you've said, I can see what you're saying, but I didn't get the sense of 'sickness'...
The "globe" looked to me like it was smelling the aroma and licking it's lips (The tongue = mystery land-form below right eye). Perhaps if the globe had recognizable continents, and their correct placement, it would have made a bit more sense.
I'm not understanding this one at all.