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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This is a guest post by David Suzuki.

The Amazon rainforest is magnificent. Watching programs about it, we’re amazed by brilliant parrots and toucans, tapirs, anacondas and jaguars. But if you ever go there expecting to be overwhelmed by a dazzling blur of activity, you’ll be disappointed. The jungle has plenty of vegetation — hanging vines, enormous trees, bromeliads and more — and a cacophony of insects and frogs. But much of the activity goes on at night or high up in the canopy.

Films of tropical forests don’t accurately reflect the reality of the ecosystems....

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