The Best Clean Coal Ad Ever!

Thu, 2008-05-22 13:31Kevin Grandia
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The Best Clean Coal Ad Ever!

Check out this new animation by well-known animator Mark Fiore. Very well done commentary on the absurdity of so-called “clean coal.”

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Great video - perfect fit for some of the stuff that we’ve doing here at the Sierra Club. I posted it, along with a link to this post, on our blog compass (http://sierraclub.typepad.com/compass/2008/05/coal-is-the-cle.html) and sent it to some people. thanks Kevin!

Very nice, in the spirit of (but not surpassing) “Toast the Earth with Exxon Mobil”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XhExwgiSxt8

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