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By the mariner (Tue Jul 08, 2014 at 10:12:08 AM EST) environmentalism, things that suck (all tags)
here's the deal: i'm tired of environmentalism. these guys say no nuclear power, just let your electric company control your air conditioning!

they go on for decades about global warming -- and they had me convinced -- but they are against the only thing i've ever heard of that would have a reasonable chance of reversing it: engineered algal blooms.

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Print Story Ask Husi - Carbon cost of breathing for a lifetime.
By priestess (Thu May 18, 2006 at 01:40:12 PM EST) carbon, environmentalism, mentalism, philosophy, economics, science, drugs (all tags)
So I was thinking about people planting tree's to make up for the carbon cost of 'em flying from one place to another. Also, I was thinking about the fact that I breathe in oxygen more than I breathe it out, and I breathe out Carbon Dioxide more than I breathe it in.

Stupid marijuana.

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Print Story okay, so i've totally quit and everything,
By rmg (Tue Feb 14, 2006 at 06:24:59 PM EST) environmentalism, trolling, rmg (all tags)
but i was looking through my old slashdot posts, which aren't too remarkable in general, i admit, and i came across this one:

i'm telling you, people, they don't make 'em like this anymore. if only i had the karma bonus at the time... also, notice that none of the respondants called me a troll, despite talking about moon bases, intergalactic missile defense, and a senile reagan quote.

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