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Obama the Job-Killing Owl-Killer

Phillep Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 3:31 PM
The "right wing" in the US is more supportive of personal liberty than are the "left wing" "liberals". The people who support authoritarian governments call themselves "liberals". Think not? Go back and see who supported Mao, Pol Pot, Ho Chi Min, Chavez, and Zelaya. That is the result of them controlling the news media and the education industry since about 1960.
Welcome to the pretzel logic of liberal environmental protection: In order to "save" owls, the Obama administration is going to shoot them dead.

This is not -- I repeat not -- an Onion parody.

Over the Thanksgiving holiday, the White House released a big fat policy turkey: its final critical habitat rule for the endangered northern spotted owl. The Obama plan will lock up 9.6 million acres of land (mostly, but not all, federal) in Oregon, Washington and northern California. This is nearly double the acreage set aside by the Bush administration. Thousands of timber workers (along with untold thousands of related support...