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  •  I rather have nuclear power, so that we don't (0+ / 0-)

    need dams, either.

    If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do? - Psalms 11:3

    by SpamNunn on Fri Dec 09, 2011 at 07:16:01 AM PST

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    •  funny (0+ / 0-)

      Nuclear power plants often require the damming of a River to make a cooling lake.

      If one of these cooling lakes fails structurally, then what is left to cool the reactors and spent fuel pools?

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