No Kidding; We're Green

Sat, 2005-12-17 07:59Jim Hoggan
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No Kidding; We're Green

In further pursuing “the truth about global warming,” (see next post), I've stumbled upon the Grinning Planet website which claims to be “saving the planet, one joke at a time.” Alas, GP stumbled into the subject of climate change and found it, mostly, unfunny.

Still, they retread a great old lawyer joke and cover the material nicely in a post entitled: Political Lies, Political Truth, and Global Warming.

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To me, I would say that global warming is a sign from mother Earth. Not just any regular everyday sign, a sign persuading it’s visitors to keep her healthy. Due to global warming some of our natural wonders are wasting away, even our most iciest continent is beginig to vanish. Global warming has caused hazordous and harsh climates, rises and drops in tempature and other horrible things. I believe tyhat it is time for us, we as a people, to help save our temperary home.

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High-speed train

Aggressively tackling global warming through better public transportation and increased energy efficiencies could increase global GDP by between $1.8 trillion and $2.6 trillion annually, a new report has found.

Released on Monday, the report by the World Bank and the ClimateWorks Foundation said tackling global warming now would also save as many as 94,000 lives a year from pollution-related diseases and reduce crop losses.

The report —...

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