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  •  We're talking a good probability of millions (6+ / 0-)

    dead within my life time and billions dead within a century.

    We're talking more than a hundred time the death toll of the holocaust, and potentially the end of the human race.

    This is our problem, people have no perspective on how serious the problem is.

    There revolution will not be televised. But it will be blogged, a lot. Probably more so than is necessary.

    by AoT on Wed Jun 27, 2012 at 08:06:35 AM PDT

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    •  agree (4+ / 0-)

      once the tipping point happens, and it may be soon, Things will happen much faster than many are used to or predict. Nature doesnt always work in slow motion.

      anyone with a salt water aquarium can tell you have little room for error there is.  One day its fine, next day due to a very small change in water content, dead tank.

      Imagine that for our oceans. Fish kills of unimaginable scales.  Once the oceans are basically lost, its check mate.

      Bad is never good until worse happens

      by dark daze on Wed Jun 27, 2012 at 08:25:09 AM PDT

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    •  Peak oil ramifications are likely to start (2+ / 0-)
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      AoT, too many people

      within 5 years, and I've seen predictions that the meltdown of the Euro will accelerate the societal death spiral noticably within the next 4 months.

      This is all WITHOUT the environmental issues we face.

      Obama 2012: For More Wars!

      by chipmo on Wed Jun 27, 2012 at 09:04:38 AM PDT

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