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Turn on the Lights For Human Achievement Hour

Less1leg Wrote: Apr 01, 2012 8:16 AM
great stuff, they could have same themselves the hour and the put it back to where it belongs, UP YOURS Environmentalcases....

Tonight, from 8:30 to 9:30, environmentalists will observe Earth Hour, turning off all their lights for an hour. For those who don't want to spend an hour in the dark, the Competitive Enterprise Institute is offering an alternative: Human Achievement Hour. They are encouraging everyone to turn on the lights in honor of human accomplishments.

Technology and innovation have made our lives immeasurably better. We can fly to other countries in hours. Medical achievements have made formerly deadly diseases curable. The poorest people in the United States have what would have, until recently, been considered luxury...