[ExI] Global warming fights was The big wta riot
Henrique Moraes Machado
cetico.iconoclasta at gmail.com
Tue Nov 24 13:10:46 UTC 2009
Keith Henson> It is a mind boggler why people fight over this issue. If you
> believer, a skeptic, or agnostic on the issue it matters not one
> bit--because the real problem for everyone is that we are running out
> of easy to get fossil energy. The response to any grade of concern
> about energy and global warming is the same, figure out a way to
> replace fossil energy with something long term and, while you are at
> it, cheaper.
This is because for some people, solving a problem is not priority. The real
priority for them is to profit from the problem. This global warming stufff
is a fountain of political leverage for some groups like the luddites from
Green Peace, or the otherwise forgotten (and highly forgettable) Al Gore.
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