Cap and Scheme is dead

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    Thanks to the tea party, now lets go drill some deepwater wells.:clap2:
     
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    I know facts are stubborn things for you cons, but how about a link backing up your goofy assertion in the thread title?

    Or, failing that, how about showing the forum how much proven oil there is for these "deepwater wells" you advocate?

    Bah, to hell with the data. Let's just dig a whole lot of dry holes all over the place, and hope something springs up. That's not expensive or anything. :rolleyes:
     
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    Goverment making you too poor to afford your utilities solves nothing, but creating more serfs.
     
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    Indentured servitude is precisely what 1-2%'ers want.

    Unfortunately, energy tax is no guarantee of that.
     
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    One could only hope that P-BO and the econazi agenda gets rammed up their asses so hard, they'll start poopin diamonds in a few weeks. All that coal, you know.
     
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    Being required to go on welfare to pay for your utilities is slavery.
     
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    Conservative nitwits who hang out here and all over the web have no clue about cap and trade
     
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    The basic premise of cap-and-trade is that government doesn't tell polluters how to clean up their act...Getting all this to work in the real world required a leap of faith. The opportunity came with the 1988 election of George H.W. Bush. EDF president Fred Krupp phoned Bush's new White House counsel—Boyden Gray—and suggested that the best way for Bush to make good on his pledge to become the "environmental president" was to fix the acid rain problem, and the best way to do that was by using the new tool of emissions trading.


    Read more: The Political History of Cap and Trade | Science & Nature | Smithsonian Magazine


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    Just redistributing the money.......bottom line.
     
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