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The stance contradicts the Republican vice-presidential candidate, Sarah Palin, who has questioned whether the distinctive white whales are declining.
It was the governor's second environmental slap from Washington this year. She has asked federal courts to overturn an Interior Department decision declaring polar bears threatened under the Endangered Species Act.
The government put a portion of the whales on the endangered list, rejecting Mrs Palin's argument that it lacked scientific evidence to do so.
Originally posted by noobfun
maybe they arnt in short supply really they are just else where palling around with terrorists
couldnt resist sorry ^_^
Originally posted by spitefulgod
I would think if she had her way animals would only be important for hunting and eating, everywhere would be turned into an industrial money making wasteland.
This is the exact view of most fundamentalist Christians. They believe the earth's resources are here to be used as they see fit, and we don't have to worry about extinction or raping the planet because we wont be around long enough (the Rapture, the Rapture...). It is usually also the view of people with a low IQ. So, most fundamentalist have a low IQ, and Ms Pallin is a fundamentalist with a low IQ - enough said I think...