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Leftists Plan to Reduce Global Warming by Lowering American Living Standards

Funny thing about those "environmentalists". When you ask them to go first and demonstrate how great a lifestyle subsistence farming actually is they back away in horror. They don't want to save the earth by lowering their own standard of living. They want everyone else to lower theirs. The crazies who "choose death" are the only non-hypocrites in the entire batch.
Science Avenger Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 3:55 PM

Is it so complicated to understand that millions of people making a change can really make a difference in the big picture, whereas a few people doing so can't?

Regular readers may remember last year when I shared some remarkably silly data from the “Happy Planet Index,” which supposedly showed the United States ranked below very poor nations such as Cuba, Albania, and Venezuela.

It turns out that nations got lower grades based on their energy consumption. And since energy usage is one of the key indicators of prosperity, that explains why the United States also trailed such global garden spots as Pakistan, Palestine, Iraq, Moldova, and Tajikistan.

Well, the authors of the Happy Planet Index are not the only ones who explicitly embrace stagnation and decline as a...

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