Wednesday, March 28, 2007

Carbon neutral

What does it mean to be, like Al Gore, a member of the Church of Carbon Neutrality? Says Mark Johnson of WDEV Radio, Vermont: “It’s kind of like sitting at a track and eating a box of cookies but paying someone to run around the track for you so you could be calorie neutral.”
[Source: Snarky Blog]

RELATED: Quotes, Global Warming, Humour

Labels:

4 Comments:

Anonymous Hamish said...

Funny, maybe, but for that analogy to hold it would have to be true that it is equally harmful to eat the chocolate bar for both you and whoever you pay.

Obfuscating radio DJ's.. just what the world needs.

3/28/2007 02:43:00 pm  
Anonymous Kane Bunce said...

Hamish it was a metaphor, not an analogy. Metaphors do not have to be exact.

3/28/2007 07:28:00 pm  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.

3/28/2007 09:56:00 pm  
Blogger PC said...

Anonymous insults deleted. There'll be none of that stuff here.

3/28/2007 11:17:00 pm  

Post a Comment

Respond with a polite and intelligent comment. (Both will be applauded.)

Say what you mean, and mean what you say. (Do others the courtesy of being honest.)

Please put a name to your comments. (If you're prepared to give voice, then back it up with a name.)

And don't troll. Please. (Contemplate doing something more productive with your time, and ours.)

<< Home