- Jul 14, 2006
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- Bee Cave, Texas
The GW crowd says the debate is over since they have a consensus. Hello!I'm all for reducing and eventually eliminating our dependence on fossil fuels.
Bearing that in mind, I think it could be a big mistake to rally the support to accomplish this task behind Al Gore and his ilk. It is still debatable whether our current fossil fuel usage causes global warming: So if environmental alarmists gain the support they need to actually affect change, and they're proven wrong that support will quickly evaporate.
What happened to using facts? The point of the OP is that more and more scientists are seeing through the emotion and looking at the data.
The world is dependent on oil and as more nations become developed, it will go up in price. I would be nice to find other solutions that are affordable, but the market will dictate that.
In the mean time, Congress won't do anything cause it will take 10 years to see any fruit from our labor. They told us that 10 years ago too.
So between high oil prices and the carbon credit scam, we're going to see inflation like never before, as long as we continue to believe the scam.
Here's some interesting info from the BBC of all places.