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Be a Patriot: Expand Your Carbon Footprint Today

Uber Dave Wrote: Aug 06, 2012 4:48 AM
canetoad Wrote: 3 minutes ago (4:41 AM) "Like the automobile never progressed past the model T ford. O ye of little faith, here we have a vehicle on mars and no gas station or power plant in sight." Wind driven generators and electric cars and other such ideas from the Green Gauleiters pre-date the Model-T... ...That should have been more than enough time for them to gain viability.

 

I'm proposing a bold conservation program to involve every state, county, and city and every average American in our energy battle. This effort will permit you to build conservation into your homes and your lives at a cost you can afford. I ask Congress to give me authority for mandatory conservation and for standby gasoline rationing. To further conserve energy, I'm proposing tonight an extra ten billion dollars over the next decade to strengthen our public transportation systems. And I'm asking you for your good and for your nation's security to take no unnecessary trips, to use carpools or public...