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  •  Remember commissions? (2+ / 0-)
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    Mindful Nature, mightymouse

    This is just a variety of the standard form a commission and issue a report, and commissions are known primarily for the fact that their recommendations are generally ignored.

    Tell me a story of deep delight. - Robert Penn Warren

    by bisleybum on Wed Jan 09, 2013 at 11:31:34 AM PST

    •  good commisioning can drive the story alive (0+ / 0-)

      kind of a plot device to move the story forward.

      To me this is a good thing - the more people connect climate with dangerous weather, food shortages, etc., the better.

      It's all part of consolidating public opinion.

      An ambulance can only go so fast - Neil Young

      by mightymouse on Wed Jan 09, 2013 at 06:40:07 PM PST

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