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Obama the Job-Killing Owl-Killer

wgraff Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 10:35 PM
OK Everyone let's thank the environmentalists for the loss of another species. The American logger, oh and the spotted owl eventually. How many other things have been destroyed by following their misguided directions.
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...