First off, I placed it in this forum because it is a social issue. Mods, if I did it wrong, you are welcome to punch me in the throat and place it
Where to begin? If people want to sit in the dark to protest coal or gas or oil, then I guess they should have that freedom to do so.
I'm just not getting it. Really. Not understanding the whole thing. Look, I like Earth. I think it's a swell place. I'd like to keep it
habitable, and have clean water.
But I'm not going to hate the folks that give us electricity so I can power my little laptop and write this.
I'm not going to hate on the folks that give us coal that fires the plants that give us electricity.
I'm not going to hate on the folks that give us natural gas, oil.
Find me an affordable, dependable electric car and I'll be all over it.
But this is just (in my humble opinion) more useless "feel good about yourself" bull-poop.
I can imagine some smug little twerp sipping on his/her mocho-tofu-half-decaf-latte patting themselves on the back because they powered down their
iPad for 60 minutes.
MY HERO! (roll eyes)
Instead of feeling smug and good about a useless act that does absolutely nothing, how about. . . . for 60 minutes. . . . come up with an idea that is
viable, economic, cheap, affordable, saves the planet, provides electricity for everyone around the globe?
How about it?
Feel good about yourself, give yourself a trophy, then go clubbing for the rest of the night. . . .
Or actually come up with a real idea?
If everyone who participates in this "environmental masturbation" instead, just put in an hour to brain-storm, we might actually come up with
Then again, it would take work. It would take effort. It may not get you a trophy. You wouldn't be able to blog about it later.
It would be an actual investment into the future.
Ahhh, who am I kidding.
As always, read, ignore, reply, ask for me to get a trophy for having the best mocho-piercing-latte-frufru, I leave it up to you.
edit on 28-3-2014 by beezzer because: (no reason given)