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Raging Pencils by
Mike "holy-moley!" Stanfill
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Let The Sunshine In
God is satisfied with his works. Gen 1:31
God is dissatisfied with his works. Gen 6:6
The Bush administration
is not inept.
It is actually evil.
I say this because the Bureau of Land Management has just been ordered
to place a two-year moratorium on new solar projects on public lands.
any new projects and any planned over the coming two years.
This from a government which, if there was some suspicion that your baby's
butt contained crude oil, would have Exxon at your door the next
day, promptly at 8AM, with a sump pump and a quart of KY jelly at the
Spokesmen for the BLM have said, presumably with a straight face, that
they're worried about how much solar power-plants would negatively affect
The desert environment. The one with all the sand surrounded by a lot
of nothing. But we don't drink sand, we drink water, and it's
from the recent
that the government could care less about how much the oil companies
foul the water. Why should they suddenly care about how much
energy companies adversely sand?
Yes, solar power plants on private lands can go ahead with development
but the government owns 66% of all lands which would be most conducive
This is just another naked ploy to give the oil companies a tighter chokehold
on the American energy dollar. I urge you to call your senator or congressman
today and let them understand just how much you think this might be a
very stupid, nay, evil idea.
To the surprise of a national audience George Carlin arose on the third day to
impart one last bit of information. Cats, however, remained largely unimpressed.
"Here is my final list of seven things you can't say on TV: Recession, $10 trillion
dollar federal deficit, AIPAC, Afghanistan, Monsanto, Net Neutrality and Mission