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Sunday, July 02, 2006

"If only gay sex caused global warming"


"No one seems to care about the upcoming attack on the World Trade Center site. Why? Because it won't involve villains with box cutters. Instead, it will involve melting ice sheets that swell the oceans and turn that particular block of lower Manhattan into an aquarium.

The odds of this happening in the next few decades are better than the odds that a disgruntled Saudi will sneak onto an airplane and detonate a shoe bomb. And yet our government will spend billions of dollars this year to prevent global terrorism and … well, essentially nothing to prevent global warming."

Eye-grabbing headline and insightful comment from the Los Angeles Times.
Posted by Phil at 12:42 PM
Edited on: Monday, July 03, 2006 7:43 PM
Categories: Comment, Environment