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Keeping Nature Exactly as Is ... Forever

howard194 Wrote: May 02, 2012 9:25 AM
no one likes this jew-hating, rat-man-in-a-suit, do-nothing career politician except for the kooks.
Nam65-66 Wrote: May 02, 2012 11:54 AM
As long as they are killing MY enemies,the are MY friends!
ftorres Wrote: May 02, 2012 9:51 AM
Re: howard194,

"no one likes this jew-hating, "

Not wanting to give Israel MY MONEY, MY CHILDREN'S INHERITENCE, so they can buy bombs is not the same as hating Jews.

ONCE AGAIN, TH readers have demonstrated they're no better than their Progressive brethren: They demonize those that don't agree with them.

The human brain is torn between simple intuition and the more complex hard work of figuring out the unintended consequences of any policy. Who doesn't like thinking about trees and greenery and happy animals? Who doesn't want to see steps taken to protect those things, all else being equal? But all else is not equal. Civilization doesn't work when central planners treat each tree as if its value is infinite.

Politicians specialize in convincing you that, with their help, you can have your cake and eat it, too. The idea of a new "green economy" that is both clean and rich...