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  •  Yes...take a good look. (4+ / 0-)

    And remember. "This is what coal looks like."
    The push for "Clean" coal to me is about the same as "Safe nukes". I keep coming back to the same things, those pesky unsolved problems that proponents would like to sweep under the rug. With nuke, it's "Whaddaya going to do with the waste?"
    Coal? Take a good look. Deprive yourself of anything to drink for about 12 hours. Look again. Bathe in water stinking of chemicals. Look again.
    Next time a child says "I'm thirsty", look deep into their eyes, until you get it.

    •  I would recommend that a million times... (4+ / 0-)

      Because people ARE bathing in poision.

      Kids are getting cancer and lung disease.

      Its happening over the hill from our homes, and we can't stop it without help from the national progressive communinty.

      "If destruction be our lot, we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of freemen, we must live through all time, or die by suicide." Abe Lincoln

      by faithfull on Tue Jun 27, 2006 at 11:48:41 AM PDT

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